The Center for Responsive Politics is celebrating its 27th anniversary as the nation’s premier research group tracking money in U.S. politics and its effect on elections and public policy. Nonpartisan, independent and nonprofit, the organization aims to create a more educated voter, an involved citizenry and a more transparent and responsive government.
The Center for Responsive Politics (CRP) mission is to:
The CRP pursues its mission largely through OpenSecrets.org, a comprehensive resource for federal campaign contributions, lobbying data and analysis.
CRP relies on financial support from a combination of foundation grants, individual contributions and income earned from custom research and licensing data for commercial use. The Center accepts no contributions from businesses, labor unions or trade associations. You can support the work of the Center directly by contributing through OpenSecrets.org.