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19 Nov 2022, 5:59 am by Just Security
Eisen (@NormEisen), Fred Wertheimer (@FredWertheimer), E. [read post]
6 Apr 2015, 2:03 pm by Sandy Levinson
  Fred Wertheimer is quoted as saying that we are at the brink of a genuine "constitutional crisis" should the magic number of 34 be achieved and Congress does its duty, indicated by use of the word "shall" rather than "may" in Article V, to call a new convention.As is common in such discussions, the article quotes someone who is terrified by such a convention because of the prospect that it could (like the Philadelphia Convention) be a… [read post]
25 Jul 2012, 9:38 pm by Darrin Mish
Expressing optimism in the IRS letter, Democracy 21 President Fred Wertheimer said, “This could be a major breakthrough in the effort to close down massive amounts of secret money that is flowing into federal elections through groups claiming to be”. [read post]
21 Jan 2010, 8:23 am by Erin Miller
Democracy 21 President Fred Wertheimer at ACSblog: Supreme Court Decision in Citizens United Case is Disaster for American People and Dark Day for the Court [read post]
21 Jan 2010, 8:46 am by Ashby Jones
That said, we thought you might find interesting this sampling of reactions: Fred Wertheimer, president of Democracy 21, a non-profit that works to remove the influence of private money from politics: Today's Supreme Court decision in the Citizens United case is a disaster for the American people and a dark day for the Supreme Court. [read post]
7 Feb 2013, 6:20 am by Cormac Early
At The Huffington Post,Fred Wertheimer discusses cert. petitions pending before the Court in two campaign finance cases – Danielczyk v. [read post]
30 Jun 2011, 10:48 am by Rick Hasen
  It’s not every day (in fact, it’s usually not any day) that the FEC’s actions get praise from Fred Wertheimer. [read post]
15 Dec 2010, 8:13 am by Adam Chandler
” In an opinion piece on Citizens United for Politico, Fred Wertheimer outlines what he characterizes as the “series of fundamental mistakes” on which the decision was based. [read post]
29 Feb 2012, 3:43 pm by Eva Arevuo
From the New York Times again: “The campaigns know the F.E.C. isn’t going to enforce the law, and so they’ve decided to do whatever they want,” said Fred Wertheimer, whose watchdog group, Democracy 21, has complained to the Justice Department about the lack of enforcement. [read post]
10 Dec 2014, 4:04 pm by Allison Tussey
As previously reported by Mortgage Fraud Blog, Fred Davis Clark, Jr., and Cristal R. [read post]
22 Jan 2015, 5:00 am by Amy Howe
  Other criticism of the decision comes from Fred Wertheimer at ACSblog. [read post]
28 Jan 2010, 6:32 am by Erin Miller
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution hosts a discussion of the campaign finance decision, with Senator Mitch McConnell and law professor Floyd Abrams supporting the ruling and Fred Wertheimer, president of Democracy 21, criticizing it. [read post]
17 Nov 2022, 6:19 am by Andrew Weissmann
↑ Two of the authors of this model prosecution memo, Norman Eisen and Fred Wertheimer, were among the counsel for amici supporting DOJ’s position in litigation before the U.S. [read post]
13 Feb 2012, 2:18 am by admin
Fred Wertheimer, President of Democracy 21, a pro-campaign finance reform organization says that the massive amounts of money likely to be spent during the upcoming election will result in a “historic national scandal…and we’ll have new opportunities for major reforms. [read post]
5 Apr 2012, 2:09 pm by LindaMBeale
(quoting Fred Wertheimer, an advocate who worked on getting the law passed after Watergate). [read post]