Getting Started

Congress is broken and Elect535 gives you the tools to help elect people that reflect your values.


Choose how to find candidates

Take the “Ask Eleanor” Quiz

Answer a few simple questions about your values and Eleanor will serve up a curated list of candidates tailored just to you.

Choose One of our Curated Themes

We have done the hard work of sifting through all the amazing candidates out there to offer curated lists of folks you should know about. Select a theme and learn more!

Dive into our Advanced Search Tool

The most comprehensive political candidate search engine that allows you to dig through data in a one of a kind way


Investigate & Add

Dive into your candidates and learn why they're awesome.

Check out the Candidate Details page and the District/State Details page to go deep.

Once you've found candidates you like make sure to create an account and add them to your portfolio.

This opens up options to become a political influencer!



Donate to your favorites

Stick with one candidate or split your donation across all your picks

Share your portfolios

Make sure to share across your social accounts but don't forget to chat around the dinner table!

Find volunteer opportunities

Phonebank, textbank, attend a rally, talk to your friends, and more!


Start Now!

Now it's time to choose how you'd like to find candidates. Make sure you try all three!