Sheldon Adelson Opens the Floodgates

August 31, 2016

Mega-donors have already bankrolled the highest levels of outside political spending in recorded history. This weekend, another billionaire opened his wallet for Republicans. Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson, who with his wife contributed over $100 million to help Republican candidates in 2012, has made his first reported large donation of the year. Two Republican operatives told […]

READ MORE

Koch Ad Spending in 2016 Election Cracks $25 Million

August 31, 2016

Based on their latest FEC filings and on press accounts, Koch network groups have now spent more than $25 million on ads alone during this election. This figure does not incorporate the largely unknown and unreported millions of dollars that network ‘dark money’ groups like Americans for Prosperity, Generation Opportunity, and the LIBRE Initiative are spending on […]

READ MORE

New End Citizens United Poll: Voters Concerned about Money in Politics, Favor Candidates for Reform

August 22, 2016

End Citizens United has released a new poll studying voter attitudes on Citizens United, money in politics, and the presidential election. Nationwide, voters expressed serious concerns about the state of our campaign finance system, and they believe that the amount of money that corporations and the wealthy spend on political campaigns impacts their families.  They are worried about anonymous […]

READ MORE

New Ad: “Getting Kelly Ayotte to side with us shouldn’t be this hard”

August 16, 2016

For Immediate Release Date: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United is launching a new ad in New Hampshire today holding Senator Kelly Ayotte accountable for siding with the special interests who fund her campaign, instead of fighting for middle class New Hampshire families.  All of the people speaking in the […]

READ MORE

Quad-City Times: Judge endorsed by campaign finance reform group

August 4, 2016

A political action committee focused on campaign finance reform has endorsed Patty Judge in Iowa’s U.S. Senate race. Judge, a Democrat, faces longtime Republican incumbent U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley in the November election. “Patty Judge has a record of serving Iowans and will continue fighting for everyday Americans in the Senate,” Tiffany Muller, executive director […]

READ MORE

End Citizens United Endorses Patty Judge for U.S. Senate

August 4, 2016

For Immediate Release Wednesday, August 3, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United has officially endorsed Patty Judge for the United States Senate. End Citizens United (ECU) is a grassroots-funded organization that is dedicated to electing members of Congress who, like Judge, will fight to overturn Citizens United and for campaign finance reform to […]

READ MORE

Kaine an Opponent of Citizens United and Champion of Campaign Finance Reform

July 23, 2016

For Immediate Release Friday, July 22, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United Executive Director Tiffany Muller released the following statement in reaction to Hillary Clinton’s selection of Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her Vice Presidential running mate. “Tim Kaine is a true public servant, serving as a missionary, civil rights lawyer, teacher and […]

READ MORE

Roll Call: End Citizens United PAC Endorses Clinton

July 20, 2016

End Citizens United PAC, which is dedicated to overturning the Supreme Court decision that removed limits on independent expenditure groups, announced its support for Clinton. In the announcement, the group named her support for a constitutional amendment overturning the court decision. “The first 30 days, she’s committed to doing that,” said communications director Adam Bozzi. […]

READ MORE