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Gorsuch Hearing: On Money in Politics, Judge Ducks, Dodges, Evades

March 22, 2017

As day three of Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination hearings is set to begin, End Citizens United Executive Director Tiffany Muller released the following statement on the first two days of the hearings. “Senators have repeatedly pressed Judge Gorsuch about the role of money in politics, an issue that’s fundamental to the health of our democracy.  Mr. […]

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SCOTUS Hearing: Gorsuch Must Declare Stance on Money in Politics

March 17, 2017

Senators must ask, Gorsuch must answer whether he will put big donors ahead of American families Gorsuch’s record indicates that he will allow corporate special interests to spend unlimited money to buy influence in Washington End Citizens United is calling on Judge Neil Gorsuch to answer questions about money in politics at his Senate hearing […]

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End Citizens United, Nation’s Largest Grassroots Groups Join Together To Launch “The People’s Defense” To Defeat Gorsuch

March 9, 2017

Groups Represent Tens Of Millions Of Americans   Today, End Citizens United (ECU) and some of the largest grassroots groups in the country joined together to launch “The People’s Defense,” a massive grassroots campaign with actions planned in all 50 states to defeat Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court. Also joining the campaign, which […]

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Huffington Post: Tester Takes on Big Money in Big Sky Country

March 8, 2017

By: Tiffany Muller Unashamed by his transactional approach to politics, the 20th century Montana Copper King William Andrew Clark once brashly remarked, “I never bought a man who wasn’t for sale.” But generations of Montanans and US Senator Jon Tester have had something to say about Clark and the idea of buying off politicians. After […]

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End Citizens United Raises $250,000 for Jon Ossoff

March 7, 2017

As the Ossoff campaign hits the airwaves, ECU announces 25,000 grassroots members have given an average contribution of $10   End Citizens United (ECU) today announced that its grassroots members have given a quarter of a million dollars in small-dollar donations directly to Jon Ossoff’s campaign since ECU endorsed his candidacy less than two weeks ago. […]

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WXIA: National PAC raises $250,000 for Ossoff’s 6th district campaign

March 7, 2017

By: Tim Darnell The day after a new poll showing Jon Ossoff leading in the 6th congressional district special election, a grassroots PAC announced it has raised $250,000 for the Democratic hopeful. End Citizens United (ECU) announced that 25,000 donors have given an average contribution of $10 to Ossoff’s campaign. Ossoff is one of 18 […]

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Roll Call: Georgia Democrat Scores Another Major Liberal Endorsement

March 3, 2017

By: Simone Pathe Georgia Democrat Jon Ossoff is picking up yet another endorsement from a national liberal group in the race for the state’s 6th District. Democracy for America, a political action committee founded by former Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean, is backing Ossoff, according to a statement obtained first by Roll Call. It’s the group’s […]

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