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12 Jun 2012, 8:30 am by Rick Hasen
The following press release arrived via email: In a letter sent to all Senators today, Democracy 21 President Fred Wertheimer refuted the attacks made by the Chamber of Commerce and the NRA on campaign finance disclosure. [read post]
8 Sep 2016, 11:12 am by Fred Wertheimer
Fred Wertheimer is President of Democracy 21, a nonpartisan organization that works to strengthen democracy and advocates campaign finance reforms. [read post]
6 Aug 2012, 2:42 pm by Rick Hasen
WSJ: “A group of Republican senators is pressing the Internal Revenue Service for more information on its plans to consider changing regulations of politically active non-profit groups like Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS, which have been accused of misusing their tax-exempt status to influence elections….Fred Wertheimer, the president of Democracy 21, said in an interview that “I just view this as harassment and efforts to intimidate the IRS. [read post]
19 Jun 2022, 5:27 am by Just Security
Eisen (@NormEisen), Fred Wertheimer (@FredWertheimer), Jason Powell, Debra Perlin (@DebraPerlin) and Colby Galliher The January 6th Hearings: Criminal Evidence Tracker Second Edition by Noah Bookbinder (@NoahBookbinder), Norman L. [read post]
23 Jul 2022, 3:15 am by Just Security
Eisen (@NormEisen), Fred Wertheimer (@FredWertheimer), Donald Simon, Jason Powell, Debra Perlin (@DebraPerlin), Colby Galliher and Madison Gee The Easiest Case for the Prosecution: Trump’s Aiding and Abetting Unlawful Occupation of the Capitol by Albert W. [read post]
12 Oct 2011, 6:54 pm by Rick Hasen
And these types of coordinated “issue” ads are an entirely predictable consequence of the current regime; Fred Wertheimer predicted them last year after viewing the FEC’s revised coordination rules. [read post]
15 May 2012, 9:01 am by Rick Hasen
From a Democracy 21 Press Release: “This is a very important victory in the battle to end secret contributions being funneled into federal elections,” according to Democracy 21 President Fred Wertheimer, one of the lawyers in the case. [read post]
12 Aug 2009, 9:38 pm
Roll Call offers this report ($), which begins: "Not five years ago, Daniel Weeks was a college student in New Haven, Conn. [read post]
21 Nov 2014, 2:40 am by Amy Howe
” In The Huffington Post, Fred Wertheimer predicts that the Court’s 2010 decision in Citizens United v. [read post]
21 Dec 2011, 8:04 pm by Rick Hasen
. ‘It’s absurd that this group says they want to change the way business is done and they’re attempting to run a candidate for President on the ballot in 50 states with secret money’” says Fred Wertheimer, president of the campaign-finance watchdog group Democracy 21. ‘If the candidate of Americans Elect were to play a key role in determining the outcome of the 2012 election using secret money to finance their candidate, that would be an… [read post]
7 Aug 2012, 1:23 pm by Rick Hasen
“If the organization had continued running ads attacking Obama without containing express advocacy they would have had to disclose all their donors dating back to the beginning of 2011,” said Fred Wertheimer, president of Democracy 21, which fights for greater campaign finance transparency. [read post]
26 May 2007, 6:43 am
As Fred Wertheimer told me in my update to that original post, "Floor votes are our friend. [read post]
5 Sep 2009, 2:43 pm
The Post quotes Fred Wertheimer, an expert at campaign finance reform who now leads Democracy 21, a watchdog group, as saying, “It would unleash corporations to use their massive wealth to overwhelm the federal system, with disastrous consequences for the country[.] [read post]