Ben Becker is the Center’s Werner Brandt Research Fellow. The position was created to honor the late long-time aide to House Speaker Thomas Foley. An incoming senior at Colgate University, Ben is a double major in Political Science and Computer Science and started at CPA as an intern in the spring of 2019. He became an integral part of the Center’s groundbreaking 527 Mapping Project where he helped create research methodologies and collect data on contributions to and spending by political groups known as 527 committees over the past decade.
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