Greenhouse

Instantly see where any U.S. politician gets their money

get it
#3 Product of the DayJune 20, 2014

Reviews

Discussion

MakersThere are no makers yet
You need to become a Contributor to join the discussion - Find out how.
Álvaro Raminelli@alvaro_raminelli
Great idea and save a lot of time of developers! Good job team :)
Jonathan HowardHunter@staringispolite · Growth engineer & founder
This is so cool. It's a browser plugin that inserts hover links where politicians' names are on the page. Hover to see a quick card detailing what lobbies their biggest donations come from, and what percent are <$200. Reading about a political issue? Easily see who's in a conflict of interest. Click to learn more details about their contributions, and positions on specific campaign finance reform proposals. Their landing page says it well: "Puts vital data where it’s most relevant so you can discover the real impact of money on our political system."
Jonathan HowardHunter@staringispolite · Growth engineer & founder
Oh - and the creator is a 16 years old high school sophomore: http://nicholasrub.in/ Not even old enough to vote, but old enough to use tech to add transparency for those who can. Super cool.
Bram Kanstein (@bramk)@bramk · @nocodemvp | @startupstash (Acquired)
this is pretty fun, especially the name which is the same as the World's biggest Marijuana seeds provider from Amsterdam haha http://www.greenhouseseeds.nl/home
Erik TorenbergHiring@eriktorenberg · Former Product Hunt
super cool - love seeing stories like this. let's get this kid some well-deserved buzz. cc'ing founder @nickrubin - what inspired you to build this? Where's it going?