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Hallwatch.org

Philadelphia

Biography

Launched in 2001, Hallwatch.org was a simple hand coded website run by early open gov hobbyist Ed Goppelt that featured city government transparency information he web scraped and collected, including campaign finance data and election results.

Citing the time the site took and eight years of effort, Goppelt closed the site on Feb. 27, 2009.

Read more from this 2002 Inquirer profile here

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