Lobbyist Data - Contributions
Political contributions by registered lobbyists, who must report every political contribution made to any candidate for City office, any elected official of the City, and any official or employee of the City seeking election to an office other that a City office during the reporting period.
See http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/ethics/provdrs/lobby.html for more information on the Board of Ethics' role in regulating and reporting on lobbying in Chicago.
|Name||Socrata field name||Column name in ||Data type||Description|
|CREATED_DATE||created_date||created_date||Calendar date||The date the record was created.|
|LOBBYIST_ID||lobbyist_id||lobbyist_id||Number||A unique identifier for the lobbyist record. This ID can be used to link records in other datasets that contain an ID column with the same name.|
|PERIOD_END||period_end||period_end||Calendar date||End of the reporting period for which this record was created.|
|PERIOD_START||period_start||period_start||Calendar date||Start of the reporting period for which this record was created.|
|CONTRIBUTION_ID||contribution_id||contribution_id||Number||A unique identifier for the contribution record.|