• About

  • Openillinois.org is a project of the Illinois Policy Institute that equips engaged Illinoisans  with the information needed to hold politicians accountable. 

    The site currently tracks campaign donations in Illinois, allowing users to follow the money.

    The site also track advocacy by reviewing “witness slips” filed in favor or in opposition to state legislation.

    The Illinois Policy Institute will continue to work toward a more open and accountable government by adding databases to the site.

    Data statistics

    The donation data used on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License by the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

    The table below shows statistics on processed donation reports for each year.

     

  • Year Records

    2011

    100.00%

    2012

    100.00%

    2013

    100.00%

    2014

    100.00%

    2015

    100.00%

    2016

    100.00%

    2017

    0.00%

    Latest available data update: September 19, 2017