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End Citizens United Sends Care Package to Heller to help him through Town Halls

February 24, 2017

Heller said he will only hold town hall meetings if the Nevadans he represents promise not to boo him or applaud other constituents Goodies include: earplugs, constituent-voice-cancelling headphones, noise-control gloves, and “Frozen” themed tissues End Citizens United (ECU) today sent U.S. Senator Dean Heller of Nevada a care package after he announced that he would […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Jon Ossoff for Congress

February 22, 2017

Ossoff opposes Citizens United and has pledged to introduce legislation to reform campaign finance laws and reduce the toxic and corrupt impact of money in politics   End Citizens United (ECU) has endorsed Jon Ossoff for Congress.  Ossoff, who is running in a special election to represent Georgia’s 6th Congressional District, opposes the Supreme Court’s […]

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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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Video: A Grassroots-Powered Resistance

February 10, 2017

Since Donald Trump’s inauguration, it’s been a never-ending parade of bad news. From a cabinet stacked with mega-donors and Wall Street insiders, to hate-filled and dangerous executive orders, the new President is doubling down on this country’s rigged system.  He’s capitalizing on disastrous Supreme Court rulings like Citizens United to ensure that Washington caters to […]

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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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