As Senators Head Home, ECU Intensifying Pressure to Reject Gorsuch

February 17, 2017

Launching new website, running digital ads, sharing toolkit on meeting with senators and attending town hall meetings   As the U.S. Senate enters its latest recess and senators head back to their home states, End Citizens United (ECU) is intensifying its efforts to pressure senators to oppose Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination. Gorsuch, who was nominated […]

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ECU Grassroots Network Begins Calls to Senate in Opposition of Gorsuch

February 8, 2017

Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court believes corporations are people, likely to defend unlimited money in politics   End Citizens United (ECU) today launched a nationwide call-in campaign demanding that senators reject the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court. The campaign finance reform group is activating its grassroots network in […]

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Watchdogs: Senators Vote For Big Donor Betsy DeVos, Despite Constituent Calls For Recusal

February 7, 2017

Grassroots campaign flooded Senate with calls and pressured senators with DeVos donations to recuse themselves Washington, D.C. — Money-in-politics reform groups Every Voice and End Citizens United criticized senators for confirming Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary, despite constituent demands that senators with donations from the DeVos family recuse themselves from voting on her nomination to […]

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End Citizens United Praises Jon Tester’s Campaign Finance Reform Package

February 3, 2017

Three bills introduced to rein in role of big money in politics; increase transparency, accountability in elections End Citizens United Executive Director Tiffany Muller released the following statement praising Senator Jon Tester’s package of campaign finance reform bills. “Corporations and special interests are taking every opportunity to dismantle our campaign finance system and exploit loopholes in […]

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New Poll: Majority of Voters Oppose GOP Attempts to Push Through Ultraconservative Supreme Court Nominee

February 3, 2017

Kaylie Hanson Long, NARAL Pro-Choice America, media@prochoiceamerica.org Adam Smith, Every Voice, adam@everyvoice.org Adam Bozzi, End Citizens United, adam@endcitizensunited.org   Seven in 10 voters oppose Republicans changing rules to prevent filibuster Voters more likely to oppose Trump’s nominee when they learn he could help uphold Citizens United, overturn Roe v. Wade   A new national poll released today finds that a majority of […]

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End Citizens United Statement on South Dakota’s Governor Signing to Repeal IM-22

February 2, 2017

Republican legislature voted to repeal yesterday; Governor signs today End Citizens United today released the following statement on Governor Dennis Daugaard’s decision to sign the repeal of Initiated Measure 22 – South Dakota’s voter-passed ethics and anti-corruption measure. Yesterday, Republicans in the legislature passed a repeal bill that declared a “state of emergency.”  The “emergency” […]

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ECU Statement on President Trump’s Call to Repeal the Johnson Amendment

February 2, 2017

Affirmation of intent made at today’s National Prayer breakfast   Tiffany Muller, Executive Director of End Citizens United, today released the following statement on President Trump’s renewed pledge to overturn the Johnson Amendment. “Donald Trump’s pledge to “destroy” the Johnson Amendment is a brazen attempt at subverting the bedrocks of our society.  If it’s repealed, […]

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ECU Begins Fight to Reject Gorsuch

February 2, 2017

3 million-member network mobilized to oppose nominee and reject the notion that corporations are people End Citizens United today launched its grassroots campaign demanding the U.S. Senate reject Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the United States Supreme Court. “We’re mobilizing our three-million-member network to oppose Gorsuch and encourage senators to reject this nominee,” said Tiffany […]

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End Citizens United Statement on South Dakota Legislature’s Move to Repeal IM-22

February 1, 2017

For Immediate Release Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org Republican-led efforts protect lobbyists, special interests in South Dakota   The grassroots campaign finance reform group, End Citizens United, released the following statement on Republican-led efforts to repeal South Dakota’s voter-passed ethics and anti-corruption measure – Initiated Measure 22. Last week, Republicans in the […]

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