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End Citizens United Featured In Press On Senator Roy Blunt

February 22, 2016

Blunt kicks off campaign with tour stop in Springfield By Jon Swedien “. . . Another group critical of Blunt over his stances on campaign finances has also launched a website criticizing Blunt’s legislative record. End Citizens United PAC — which supports Kander — opposes the 2010 U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision that allows corporations […]

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New Polling From End Citizens United

February 5, 2016

Today, End Citizens United released new research on voter attitudes towards Citizens United and money in politics. The results showed that across party lines, voters enthusiastically support candidates who stand up to special interest money in politics. End Citizens United enlisted top polling firms to conduct a nationwide live telephone poll of likely voters. Key takeaways: Nationwide, […]

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Zephyr Teachout Endorsed by End Citizens United PAC

February 3, 2016

WASHINGTON – Today, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC officially endorsed Zephyr Teachout for the U.S. House of Representatives in New York’s 19th Congressional District.  End Citizens United is a grassroots-funded organization dedicated to electing members of Congress who will fight the corrupting influence of undisclosed, unlimited money in our political system. “Ms. Teachout has committed her career to uncovering […]

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Deborah Ross Endorsed by End Citizens United PAC

January 27, 2016

WASHINGTON – Today, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC officially endorsed Deborah Ross for the U.S. Senate in North Carolina.  End Citizens United is a grassroots-funded organization that is dedicated to electing members of Congress who will fight to overturn Citizens United and advocate for campaign finance reform to remove “dark money” from our political system. “Deborah knows we […]

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Politico: End Citizens United PAC raised $5.4 million in second half of 2015

January 22, 2016

By Theodoric Meyer, 01/21/2016  End Citizens United, a PAC formed to boost pro-campaign finance reform Democrats, saw its fundraising surge in the second half of 2015. It raised $5.4 million from more than 150,000 donors in those six months, the group announced on Thursday, the anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision. The haul is […]

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Annette Taddeo Endorsed by End Citizens United PAC

January 21, 2016

WASHINGTON – Today, on the sixth anniversary of the controversial Citizens United Supreme Court decision, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC officially endorsed Annette Taddeo for the U.S. House of Representatives in Florida’s 26th Congressional District.  End Citizens United is a grassroots-funded organization that is dedicated to electing members of Congress who will fight to overturn Citizens United and […]

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Gov. Ted Strickland Endorsed by End Citizens United PAC

January 21, 2016

WASHINGTON – Today, on the sixth anniversary of the controversial Citizens United Supreme Court decision, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC officially endorsed Governor Ted Strickland for the US Senate in the Huffington Post:  Key Points: “The Citizens United earthquake sparked a tidal wave of unlimited and undisclosed corporate cash that has infected our politics and diseased […]

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Val Demings Endorsed by End Citizens United PAC

January 21, 2016

WASHINGTON – Today, on the sixth anniversary of the controversial Citizens United Supreme Court decision, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC officially endorsed Chief Val Demings for the U.S. House of Representatives in Florida’s 10th Congressional District.  End Citizens United is a grassroots-funded organization that is dedicated to electing members of Congress who will fight to overturn Citizens […]

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Emily Cain Endorsed by End Citizens United PAC

December 17, 2015

WASHINGTON – Today, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC officially endorsed Emily Cain for the U.S. House of Representatives in Maine’s 2nd Congressional District.  End Citizens United is a grassroots-funded organization that is dedicated to electing members of Congress who will fight to overturn Citizens United and advocate for campaign finance reform to remove “dark money” from our political […]

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Statement on Exclusion of Controversial Campaign Finance Rider from Omnibus Bill

December 16, 2015

End Citizens United PAC released the following statement in response to Senate Majority Leader McConnell’s campaign finance rider being excluded from the omnibus spending bill: “Creating this campaign finance loophole would only increase the power that the richest Americans – not everyday Americans – have over our elections,” said Reed Adamson, Senior Advisor at End […]

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