Andrew Perez

Andrew Perez is a senior political reporter at MapLight.


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The industry-led Partnership for America’s Health Care Future, which has assailed Democratic presidential candidates’ reform plans, is drawing on Democratic firms for assistance. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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The leading pharmaceutical lobby gave to numerous Republican groups—and one key Democratic one. Read more

, Health and Social Policy


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The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is intervening in Colorado’s crowded Senate primary to boost a candidate who opposes Medicare for All and the Green New Deal. Read more

, Money, Politics and Power


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Alerted to the contributions, House Financial Services Chair Maxine Waters tells Sludge she will better vet her campaign contributors. Read more

, Economic Policy