In the News: Reform Message Takes Hold for 2018

September 15, 2017

ECU Highlights the Need for Democrats to Fight Back Against the Rigged System McClatchy: Dem group urges candidates to campaign against money in politics By Alex Roarty A political group trying to drive big money out of politics is endorsing three House Democratic candidates – and declaring it an electoral necessity that the party adopt […]

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ECU President: It is Completely Outrageous that Trump Administration Will Allow Undisclosed Contributions for Legal Defense

September 14, 2017

Trump Administration Must Disclose All Gifts to Legal Defense Funds Following the news that the U.S. Office of Government Ethics has reversed its own internal policy to allow anonymous donations from lobbyists to White House staffers who have legal defense funds, ECU President Tiffany Muller released the following statement. “Yet again, the Trump administration is […]

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How Congress Can Unrig the System

September 8, 2017

Yesterday, Representatives David Cicilline (D-R.I) and John Sarbanes (D-MD) wrote an op-ed in The Hill describing House Democrats’ plans to unrig our democracy and fight back against the lobbyists and special interests controlling Washington. The Hill: Renewing our republic: Putting the priorities of everyday people ahead of special interests Better jobs, better wages and a […]

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The Kansas City Star Backs Clean Missouri Initiative

September 5, 2017

This weekend, The Kansas City Star issued strong support for the Clean Missouri Initiative, calling it a “welcome development” that would “…go a long way toward cleaning up Jefferson City.” The initiative, endorsed by End Citizens United, would increase transparency, limit the influence of Big Money in local elections and, in the words of The […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Chrissy Houlahan for Congress in PA-06

August 16, 2017

Reversing damage caused by Citizens United, and campaign finance reform top priorities for Houlahan Devon, PA — End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Chrissy Houlahan for Congress. A veteran, small businesswoman and educator, Chrissy is a fierce advocate for getting Big Money out of politics and has made campaign finance reform a top priority of her campaign. “Chrissy […]

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Las Vegas Sun: Our target is Citizen’s United, not free speech

August 9, 2017

By: Tiffany Muller Last week, End Citizens United, a grassroots group focused on getting big money out of politics, endorsed Rep. Jacky Rosen, D-Nev., for U.S. Senate. On behalf of our 28,000 members in Nevada and 3 million across the U.S., our organization was thrilled to make the endorsement. After all, Nevada stands as a […]

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The Hill: Dem campaign chief asks for voters’ trust

July 27, 2017

By: Ben Kamisar Rep. Ben Ray Luján’s (D-N.M.) path to a Democratic House majority starts with making voters see that they can trust the Democratic Party again. Democrats gained just six House seats in the 2016 elections, when almost everything went wrong for the party. … This week bore the first major fruits of the […]

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