When we look at the total individual contributions to political committees by state, it is apparent that California, New York, and Texas take the lead. Given the fact that these states have the highest population, can we justify a claim that the residents are more generous when it comes to political contributions? In contrast, the […]
About Jasmine Wilkerson
Jasmine is the data scientist for Data Science Dojo. She previously worked in a function genomics laboratory and bioinformatics team at the University of Washington. She has extensive experience in gene expression profiling and measuring impacts of environmental exposure on human genome using data mining and statistical tools.
Entries by Jasmine Wilkerson
A political candidate not only needs votes, they need money. In today’s multi-media world millions of dollars are necessary to run an effective campaign. To win the election battle citizens will be bombarded with ads that cost millions. Other mounting expenses including wages for staff, consultants, surveyors, grassroots activists, media experts, wonks, and policy […]