Civic Impulse LLC

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TaglineCivic Impulse builds tools that foster civic participation, civic education and government transparency, and works with governments on improving government data policy.
Homepagehttp://www.govtrack.us/civicimpulse
CityWashington DC
StateDistrict of Columbia
Mapping LocationWashington DC, District of Columbia, United States
Zip Code20004
CEOJoshua Tauberer
Year Founded2009
Full Time Employees1
Comapny TypePrivate
Market CategoriesGovernance
Revenue SourceAdvertising
DescriptionGovTrack.us, the main project of Civic Impulse LLC, is a government transparency website. The site helps ordinary citizens find and track bills in the U.S. Congress and understand their representatives' legislative record.In 2012, GovTrack.us was used by more than 5 million individuals. Its embeddable widgets were deployed on more than 70 official websites of Members of Congress. GovTrack also openly shares the data it brings together so that other websites can build other tools to help citizens engage with government.