Which Job is the Most Democratic or Republican?

Philip Bump: If you’ve ever donated to a federal political campaign, [it’s mandated by federal law, to provide your employer and occupation] so that the Federal Elections Commission can make sure that campaigns and donors are meeting contribution standards.”

A visualization “allows us to get a sense for what types of employees give to which types of campaigns. You can pull reams of data on campaign contributions from the FEC’s website and use it to evaluate how Democratic or Republican certain stated occupations tend to be by looking at the candidates to which they gave.”

 

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  • Pffffffffft

    Those red ones one the right look like PAC man.

    • ThatsHowChartsWork

      Pac-Man looks like a pie chart

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