Canadian Parliamentary Data

I was trying to work with historical parliamentary data and found myself frustrated. It was scattered across various sources in a variety of formats: * [The House of Commons]( * [The Library of Parliament]( * [Elections Canada]( * [Wikipedia]( * [LEGISinfo]( I'm trying to tackle this problem by collecting these sources into a relational database. I figured while I'm at it, I might as well expose the data for others via []( * [The project's source code is hosted on GitHub]( and goes into the details of how I'm scraping all this data. * [Download a snapshot of this database]( if you're intending on making heavy use of the data. * If there's data you'd like to see included, either [create a new issue on the project's issue tracker]( or send me an email at []( ![Webcam of parliament hill](