cityofchicago/lobbyist-data-lobbying-activity-pahz-egmi
 
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Lobbyist Data - Lobbying Activity

List of each City agency lobbied, whether it involved legislative or administrative action (or both) and a brief description of the action promoted or opposed, as reported by registered lobbyists. 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.

Columns

NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
DEPARTMENTdepartmentdepartmentText
LOBBYIST_FIRST_NAMElobbyist_first_namelobbyist_first_nameText
PERIOD_STARTperiod_startperiod_startCalendar dateStart of the reporting period for which this record was created.
CREATED_DATEcreated_datecreated_dateCalendar dateThe date the record was created.
LOBBYING_ACTIVITY_IDlobbying_activity_idlobbying_activity_idNumberA unique identifier for the lobbying activity record.
LOBBYIST_LAST_NAMElobbyist_last_namelobbyist_last_nameText
CLIENT_NAMEclient_nameclient_nameText
PERIOD_ENDperiod_endperiod_endCalendar dateEnd of the reporting period for which this record was created.
CLIENT_IDclient_idclient_idNumberA unique identifier for the client record. This ID can be used to link records in other datasets that contain an ID column with the same name.
ACTION_SOUGHTaction_soughtaction_soughtText
ACTIONactionactionTextWhether the action sought was Administrative, Legislative, or Both.
LOBBYIST_MIDDLE_INITIALlobbyist_middle_initiallobbyist_middle_initialText
LOBBYIST_IDlobbyist_idlobbyist_idNumberA 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.
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