End Citizens United Names Rep. Erik Paulsen to Big Money 20 Top Targets in 2018

December 5, 2017

In the pocket of the securities and banking industry, Paulsen championed deregulation efforts, voted to eliminate consumer protections  $35 million campaign will focus on unseating 20 incumbents in 2018 who represent a rigged system that puts special interests ahead of voters’ interests End Citizens United (ECU) today announced it will target Rep. Erik Paulsen (MN-03) […]

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Following Public Pressure, FEC Votes to Consider More Disclosure for Political Spending

November 16, 2017

FEC must enact stronger disclosure rules to prevent foreign entities from influencing elections ECU members submitted over 2,300 comments with the FEC calling for stronger disclosure requirements   WASHINGTON, DC — On the heels of a record number of comments submitted to the Federal Elections Commission (FEC) by End Citizens United (ECU) and nearly a dozen […]

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House Republicans Reward Mega-donors with Tax Bill

November 16, 2017

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on the House bill cutting corporate taxes at the expense of middle class families. “House Republicans today took another step towards handing our democracy to their big donors. The GOP tax plan, which raises taxes on many middle and working class American families while lowering […]

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With Record Number of Comments, Organizations and Lawmakers Call for FEC Action on Secret Funding of Online Campaign Ads

November 9, 2017

Disclaimer Rule Could Help Curtail Foreign Meddling in U.S. Elections   WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Federal Election Commission (FEC) should advance a rule requiring online political advertisements to display their sources of funding, a measure that could help curtail foreign meddling in U.S. elections, grassroots and good government groups said alongside lawmakers today at an event […]

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