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Incumbents Still Raking In Corporate PAC Money

October 12, 2018

Check out these detailed numbers on incumbent corporate PAC contributions Republican incumbents in some of the most competitive House races in the country have raked in hundreds of thousands in corporate PAC money. We previously posted highlighting incumbents corporate PAC totals here and here. While there’s a movement among Democratic House challengers to reject corporate […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Rep. Chellie Pingree for Re-Election

October 11, 2018

End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Representative Chellie Pingree for re-election in ME-01. A champion of campaign finance reform, Pingree has been fighting to overturn the disastrous Citizens United decision since the day it was decided. “Rep. Chellie Pingree has been a leader in the fight against the unlimited, undisclosed money corrupting our political system,” said ECU President […]

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NEW IL-12 Poll: Brendan Kelly Erases Bost’s Lead

October 10, 2018

After ECU’s $600,000 ad campaign, Bost falls out of favor with voters, Kelly gains ground, 45-46 percent Washington, DC —  A new poll of likely voters, commissioned by End Citizens United (ECU) and conducted by Global Strategy Group, shows the IL-12 race in a statistical tie with Brendan Kelly trailing Rep. Mike Bost by one point, […]

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End Citizens United Files Ethics Complaint Against Dave Brat

October 10, 2018

Brat misused campaign funds and failed to disclose personal income – should be investigated by the Office of Congressional Ethics immediately End Citizens United (ECU) today filed a complaint with the House Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) against Congressman Dave Brat. The complaint states Brat violated the Federal Election Campaign Act, the Ethics in Government […]

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ECU: Senators Have One More Chance to Do the Right Thing

October 5, 2018

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement ahead of the Senate’s final vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court.  “Judge Kavanaugh has proved himself unfit to serve on the United States Supreme Court. His extreme judicial record in favor of giving corporate special interests and mega donors more power […]

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End Citizens United Files FEC Complaint Against Brian Mast for Breaking Ad Disclosure Requirements

October 5, 2018

Mast running ad in violation of election law & regulations – should pull down ad immediately End Citizens United (ECU) today filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Committee (FEC) against Congressman Brian Mast. The complaint states Mast violated the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 and FEC regulations by failing to comply with disclaimer […]

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NEW TX-32 Poll: Allred Leading Sessions 47-46

October 3, 2018

55 percent of voters see Sessions as too close to special interests Washington, D.C. – A new poll of likely voters, commissioned by End Citizens United (ECU) and conducted by GBA Strategies, shows Colin Allred with a slight edge over Rep. Pete Sessions, 47-46 percent. The poll also revealed a favorable environment for Allred to […]

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NEW ECU Ad: What Did It Cost for Claudia Tenney to Sell You Out?

October 2, 2018

Rep. Tenney took hundreds of thousands of dollars from Wall Street and insurance industry; voted to give corporations a tax break that hurt New York families Anthony Brindisi rejects corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today launched a new TV ad in NY-22 highlighting the amount of money it took for Rep. Claudia Tenney […]

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