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ECU Launches $5 Million Swing State Program in Campaign’s Final Weeks to Elect Reformers

October 13, 2016

For Immediate Release Thursday, October 13, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United (ECU) has launched a nearly $5 million program that will last through Election Day to elect candidates who support campaign finance reform. “With new momentum behind Democrats across the country, ECU will help ensure we elect reformers who will work with President Hillary […]

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New NV Poll: Cortez Masto Leads Heck 44-41

October 12, 2016

For Immediate Release Wednesday, October 12, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org A poll of Nevada voters conducted for End Citizens United by Clarity Campaign Labs shows Catherine Cortez Masto with a three-point lead over Joe Heck in the race for U.S. Senate. Cortez Masto leads with 44 percent, Heck holds 41 percent, and other or none receives […]

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New ECU Ad: There’s More to Blunt’s Lobbying Ties

October 11, 2016

For Immediate Release Tuesday, October 11, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United (ECU) today announced that it is launching its third ad in Missouri. The new ad exposes even more revelations about Roy Blunt’s cozy relationship with lobbyists. Over the course of his political career, Roy Blunt has looked out for the lobbyists […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Lynn Coleman for Congress

October 10, 2016

For Immediate Release Monday, October 10, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United has endorsed Lynn Coleman for Congress. Coleman is running to represent Indiana’s 2nd Congressional district. End Citizens United (ECU) is a grassroots-funded organization that is dedicated to electing members of Congress who, like Coleman, will fight to overturn Citizens United and […]

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North County Now: Democrat Derrick points to experience in race for NY-21 House seat; ‘very open’ to considering single-payer health system

October 2, 2016

By: Craig Freilich Democratic congressional candidate Mike Derrick is advocating improvements to Obamacare and says he is “very open” to considering a single-payer health insurance system, but does not say he wants major changes to gun regulations. The former Republican, running against GOP incumbent Elise Stefanik, also wants to encourage more “buy local” initiatives throughout […]

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PRIORITY RACES: ECU UNVEILS 13 “CHAMPIONS OF DEMOCRACY” CANDIDATES

September 30, 2016

“If we are to live up to the promises of our democracy that every American has a vote and a voice, we need to bring transformational change to our campaign finance system,” said ECU Executive Director Tiffany Muller.  “These candidates believe that government should be accountable to the needs of the people, not bought and paid […]

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New ECU Poll: Hassan Ahead of Ayotte 47-44; Clinton up 6 in NH

September 29, 2016

For Immediate Release Thursday September 29, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org A poll of New Hampshire voters conducted for End Citizens United by Gerstein Bocian Agne Strategies shows Maggie Hassan with a 47 to 44 percent lead over Senator Kelly Ayotte in the race for U.S. Senate, with Brian Chabot taking 7 percent.  In a […]

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The Hill: Senate Passes Funding Bill to Avoid Shutdown

September 28, 2016

By Jordain Carney The Senate on Wednesday passed a short-term bill to fund the government, days ahead of the Oct. 1 deadline to avoid a shutdown. Senators voted 72-26 on the continuing resolution (CR) to fund the government through Dec. 9. With the legislation heading to the House, where it could be voted on as […]

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