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The Cross-Platform Election Advertising Transparency Initiative (CREATIVE) is a joint infrastructure project of the Wesleyan Media Project and Privacy Tech Lab at Wesleyan University in Connecticut.

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Numbers 2235006, 2235007, and 2235008.

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 CREATIVE aims to provide cross-platform integration and standardization of digital advertising data related to federal elections by accessing and computationally coding (with training and validation using human labeling) hundreds of thousands of digital election ads.


Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

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