Description:

The Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) is a data gathering, data research and data distribution organization at Syracuse University. The purpose of TRAC is to provide the American people — and institutions of oversight such as Congress, news organizations, public interest groups, businesses, scholars and lawyers — with comprehensive information about staffing, spending and enforcement activities of the federal government.

Begun:

1989

Website:http://trac.syr.edu/
Office Location:Suite 360, Newhouse II, 215 University Place, Syracuse University Syracuse, NY
Structure:

Part of Syracuse University

Founder:

David Burnham and Susan Long

Executive Director:

David Burnham and Susan Long

Approximate number of full-time staff:

6

Number with prior professional journalism experience:

2

Annual operating budget:

$800,000

Annual salaries posted, or accessible via 990 form:

No

Editorial/ethics policy statement:

Yes

Diversity statement:

Yes, on Syracuse University website

IRS 990 form posted on website:

Not applicable (part of Syracuse University)

Major donors disclosed:

Yes

INN Member:

No

Awards:

None

Contact:

trac@syr.edu (comments and queries)



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