making local government more ethical


Robert Wechsler is Director of Research for City Ethics. He writes this site's local government ethics blog and he drafted the City Ethics Model Code

From 2007-2012, he was Administrator of the New Haven Democracy Fund, a public campaign financing program for the mayoral election.

For Common Cause Connecticut, he prepared a Model Code of Ethics for Connecticut municipalities and wrote reports on the state's municipal ethics codes and on the state's forms of municipal government and how to change them.

A former lawyer, he is a graduate of Harvard College and Columbia University Law School.

You can check out Rob's blog HERE.