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The Hill: Can Dems win Trump Cabinet pick’s seat?

March 2, 2017

By: Lisa Hagen Democrats are betting big that voter pushback against President Trump’s young administration can help them turn a Georgia special election into a House seat pickup. The suburban Atlanta seat left open by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price has received a groundswell of interest from both parties. The historically red district […]

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Huffington Post: Liberal Readers Just Raised $1 Million For The Democrat Looking To Replace Tom Price

March 1, 2017

By: Paul Blumenthal The next big test of the activist energy within the Democratic Party will be the special election to replace Health & Human Services Secretary Tom Price in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District. Already, the leading Democratic candidate is receiving unprecedented grassroots support. That candidate, 30-year-old former congressional staffer Jon Ossoff, has already raised […]

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Politico Morning Score: Special Election Fundraising

March 1, 2017

By: Elena Schneider SPECIAL ELECTION FUNDRAISING — End Citizens United donors send $150,000 to Ossoff: End Citizens United members have contributed $150,000 to Democrat Jon Ossoff, who’s running to replace Rep. Tom Price’s seat in suburban Atlanta. That means Ossoff’s campaign has passed the $2 million mark. Click here to read the full article at […]

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National Journal: End Citizens United Raises $150K for Ossoff

March 1, 2017

By: Ally Mutnick End Cit­izens United re­por­ted rais­ing $150,000 in small-dol­lar dona­tions for former con­gres­sion­al staffer Jon Os­soff (D) since they en­dorsed his bid for former Rep. Tom Price’s (R) seat last Wed­nes­day. “Fif­teen thou­sand donors have giv­en an av­er­age con­tri­bu­tion of $10 to Os­soff’s cam­paign,” the group said. Click here for the full article […]

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End Citizens United Raises $150,000 in Grassroots Donations for Jon Ossoff

February 28, 2017

Since Wednesday’s endorsement, 15,000 of ECU’s grassroots supporters have given an average contribution of $10 to Ossoff’s campaign   End Citizens United (ECU) today announced that its members have given $150,000 in small-dollar donations directly to Jon Ossoff’s campaign since ECU endorsed his candidacy last Wednesday.  Fifteen thousand donors have given an average contribution of […]

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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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McClatchy: Democrats hope Trump backlash begins in this ruby-red House seat

February 23, 2017

By: Alex Roarty Ossoff has become a darling of progressive activists across the country since announcing his intention to run for the seat. The former congressional aide who now runs a company that produces investigative documentary films has earned the endorsement of civil-rights icon Rep. John Lewis and has already raised – according to his […]

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Politico Morning Score: Getting the NOD

February 23, 2017

By: Elena Schneider GETTING THE NOD — End Citizens United backs Jon Ossoff in GA-06: The liberal outside group announced Wednesday that it would back Jon Ossoff, who’s one of five Democratic candidates in the jungle primary to replace Rep. Tom Price. Click here to read the full report on Politico Morning Score.

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