Wertheimer’s Political Money Report is a newsletter distributed multiple times per week from Fred Wertheimer and Democracy 21 that covers the latest money in politics news and information. It includes articles, editorials, op-eds and reports and provides Wertheimer’s commentary on the important developments occurring.
Democracy 21 is a non-partisan, non-profit organization working to strengthen democracy, to protect against the corruption of government decisions and officeholders and to engage and empower citizens in the political process.
The Political Money Report is published by Wertheimer and Kathryn Beard, Democracy 21’s Communications and Research Director.
Wertheimer, the founder and president of Democracy 21, is a recognized national leader and spokesman on money in politics issues and campaign finance reform. Fred has led successful lobbying campaigns in Congress to enact major campaign finance laws. He has also participated as a lawyer in the major Supreme Court cases dealing with campaign finance laws. The New York Times has called Fred the “dean of campaign finance reformers.”