Gender, Race and Money-in-Politics
Looking at the intersection of identity and campaign finance

Money-in-politics is as influential as ever before in U.S. elections and policy-making, and understanding the roles gender and race play is essential to being able to fully assess its implications for our political system and diverse populations.

Use our candidate identity tool to explore the intersections of race, gender, and money in politics in the 2018 cycle. The candidate identity tool combines fundraising data reported to the FEC with identity information CRP collected using self-identification techniques for every federal candidate in the 2018 cycle. The values shown are averages calculated by CRP. Read more about our methodology.

Note: All the numbers on this page are for the 2018 election cycle and based on Federal Election Commission data released electronically on 06/10/19

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