Climate change will bring more frequent and fierce rainstorms to cities like Houston. But unchecked development remains a priority in the famously un-zoned city, creating short-term economic gains for some while increasing flood risks for everyone.
Researchers can track official spending by lawmakers and committees.
Use this tool to compare how your doctor prescribes medications in Medicare’s drug program with other doctors in the same specialty and state. Our data includes information on drug costs and prescriptions for risky drugs.
Seeing America through the losing candidates’ map
Every election season, cries that voter fraud will threaten the legitimacy of American democracy can be heard throughout the country. Critics say these claims are exaggerated and backed up by scant evidence. But dismissing voter fraud entirely overlooks the fact that that fraud does happen – rarely.
For decades, the government has relied on Alvin Young to advise it on herbicides. Here are some of his statements, and what others have said about them.
Search for your building to see if your landlord has been approved for the program and registered your building for rent stabilization, as required by law. If not, you may be paying more than you should.
Covering access to the ballot and problems that prevent people from exercising their right to vote during the 2016 election.
One way to predict how the 2016 election will run is to look at how things went the last time we elected a president.
This new tool, updated every 15 minutes, collects huge amounts of election data and reports the most interesting details, in real time, about campaign finance filings, congressional votes, polls, forecasts, Google search trends, and more.
From 2000 to 2014, the average cost of in-state tuition and fees for public colleges in America rose 80 percent. During that same time period, the median American household income dropped by 7 percent.
Where a hospital is located makes a big difference in how many of its doctors take payments from drug and medical device companies. See how your state compares and look up your hospital.
Every year at dividend time, demand to borrow German stocks spikes.
You can browse the latest votes and bills, see how often lawmakers vote against their parties and compare voting records.
This release includes updated data, payments to teaching hospitals, and information about brand-name prescribing rates for some doctors.