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Tiffany Muller: Voters, not Big Money, should be heard on April 18

April 14, 2017

This Tuesday, Georgians in the 6th Congressional District will head to the polls in one of the most high-profile House races in recent history. Although 18 candidates are running, the race has evolved into a clear struggle between two distinct sides: the grassroots versus the corporate special interests. On one side, the grassroots have enthusiastically […]

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Politico Campaign Pro: Across The Map

April 14, 2017

By: Daniel Strauss & Elena Schneider ACROSS THE MAP — Quick takes from across the country: SENATE Endorsements: End Citizens United backed three Democratic incumbents: Tammy Baldwin (Wis.), Sherrod Brown (Ohio) and Jon Tester (Mont.). Maine: GOP Gov. Paul LePage “said Thursday he is ‘strongly considering’ running against Sen. Angus King in 2018 and that […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Jon Tester for Senate

April 13, 2017

Helena, Mt. – End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Jon Tester for U.S. Senate. A champion of campaign finance reform, Tester has a proven track record of fighting to overturn Citizens United and working to reform the broken campaign finance system. “There’s no stronger champion working to get Big Money out of politics than Senator […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Sherrod Brown for Senate

April 13, 2017

COLUMBUS, Oh. – End Citizens United today endorsed Sherrod Brown for U.S. Senate. Throughout his career, Brown has been a champion for campaign finance reform fighting back against the disastrous effects of the Citizens United decision. “When it comes to campaign finance reform, there are few bigger champions than Sherrod Brown. He’s seen billionaires and […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Tammy Baldwin for Senate

April 13, 2017

Madison, Wi. – End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Tammy Baldwin for U.S. Senate. A fierce critic of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision, Baldwin has proven that she’s a leader in the battle to fix the broken campaign finance system. “Throughout her life, Tammy Baldwin has never been afraid to speak out against a […]

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End Citizens United Announces First Endorsements for 2018 Cycle

April 13, 2017

Endorses Campaign Finance Reform Champions Sherrod Brown, Tammy Baldwin and Jon Tester   Washington, DC – End Citizens United (ECU) today announced its first round of endorsements for the 2018 cycle with Sherrod Brown in Ohio, Tammy Baldwin in Wisconsin and Jon Tester in Montana. The decision to endorse early on in the 2018 cycle […]

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Cleveland.com: Ohio Politics Roundup

April 13, 2017

By: Mary Kilpatrick Brown cashes in: “U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown’s campaign flexed its financial muscle Wednesday, announcing it raised an impressive $2.4 million in the first three months of 2017,” cleveland.com reporter Jeremy Pelzer writes. “The sizable haul, the most Brown has ever raised in an election off-year quarter, is almost double the $1.35 million […]

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Roll Call: Liberal PAC Makes First Senate Endorsements of 2018

April 13, 2017

By: Simone Pathe Three Democratic senators from states carried by President Donald Trump last fall have earned the backing of an influential liberal political action committee. End Citizens United announced its support Thursday for the re-election campaigns of Sens. Sherrod Brown of Ohio, Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin and Jon Tester of Montana, in its first endorsements of the 2018 cycle.  […]

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ECU Statement on KS-4 Special Election

April 12, 2017

Tiffany Muller, executive director of End Citizens United, released the following statement on last night’s special election in the Kansas 6th district special election. “Americans across the country are tired of being shut out by a rigged system. Washington isn’t responding to the needs of hard-working families. Instead, it caters to corporate special interests and […]

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The Carolinian: Protests against Gorsuch and Confirmation

April 12, 2017

By: Maryam Mohamed Democrats are very reluctant to approve Gorsuch due to his extremely conservative ideology. “We believe that, what Republicans did to Merrick Garland was worse than a filibuster,” Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer said. However, not all party leaders are opposed to Gorsuch’s nomination. Republican Senator of Nevada Dean Heller, believes that Gorsuch […]

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