filibustr: Data Utilities for Congressional Research

Provides easy-to-understand and consistent interfaces for accessing data on the U.S. Congress. The functions in 'filibustr' streamline the process for importing data on Congress into R, removing the need to download and work from CSV files and the like. Data sources include 'Voteview' (<>), the U.S. Senate website (<>), and more.

Version: 0.2.1
Imports: crul, dplyr, haven, httr2, lifecycle, R.utils, readr, rlang, rvest, stringr, tidyr, tidyselect
Suggests: testthat (≥ 3.0.0)
Published: 2024-05-02
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.filibustr
Author: Max Feinleib ORCID iD [aut, cre, cph]
Maintainer: Max Feinleib <mhfeinleib at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: filibustr results [issues need fixing before 2024-07-19]


Reference manual: filibustr.pdf


Package source: filibustr_0.2.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): filibustr_0.2.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): filibustr_0.2.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): filibustr_0.2.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): filibustr_0.2.1.tgz
Old sources: filibustr archive


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