Report: Democracy For The People

Guide to Convention Funding: Democratic National Convention

Released by: U.S. PIRG Education Fund

This report gives a snapshot of the sources of convention funding, what contribution limits and laws apply to convention fundraising, and the impact of large private contributors. This year’s convention in Philadelphia will be the most expensive Democratic convention in history in terms of private funding.

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