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New Poll Shows Overwhelming Opposition to Citizens United

September 17, 2015

Democrats Lead in Battleground Senate Races WASHINGTON – Today, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC released new polling to show strong opposition to the Citizens United Supreme Court decision, allowing for unlimited and undisclosed contributions to influence elections. Most notably in the poll, voters were significantly less likely to support candidates who supported Citizens United. Opposition […]

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Tammy Duckworth Endorsed by End Citizens United PAC

September 16, 2015

WASHINGTON – Today, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC officially endorsed U.S. Representative Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) for the U.S. Senate in Illinois in 2016.  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” […]

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New York Times: Candidates Afloat on a Sluice of Money

September 14, 2015

New York Times: Candidates Afloat on a Sluice of Money EDITORIAL | September 12, 2015 When the Republican presidential candidates debate this week, it would help if voters could hear them offer detailed proposals for dealing with the 800-pound fat cat in the room — superrich donors who are making enormous, often untraceable contributions that […]

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Kyrsten Sinema Endorsed by End Citizens United PAC

September 10, 2015

WASHINGTON – Today, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC officially endorsed U.S. Representative Kyrsten Sinema (AZ-09) for reelection in Arizona’s 9th 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 […]

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End Citizens United: Clinton, Democrats Committed to Campaign Finance Reform

September 8, 2015

WASHINGTON – Today, End Citizens United PAC praised Hillary Rodham Clinton’s plan to reform America’s campaign finance system to remove the “dark money” in politics – keeping the issue at the forefront of the debate in 2016.  Set to unveil her proposals today, Secretary Clinton’s plan overturns Citizens United, requires more robust disclosure for donations, […]

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National Journal: New Campaign-Finance-Reform PAC to Boost Four More Democratic Senate Candidates

August 26, 2015

National Journal: New Campaign-Finance-Reform PAC to Boost Four More Democratic Senate Candidates The group, End Citizens United, plans to spend $25 to $30 million next year. By: Kimberly Railey | August 25, 2015 A new campaign-finance-reform PAC with big spending plans is endorsing four new Democratic Senate candidates, including one in battleground Florida’s contested Democratic […]

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Patrick Murphy Endorsed by End Citizens United PAC

August 26, 2015

WASHINGTON – Today, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC officially endorsed U.S. Representative Patrick E. Murphy for the U.S. Senate in Florida in 2016.  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” […]

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Rick Nolan Endorsed by End Citizens United PAC

August 19, 2015

WASHINGTON – Today, End Citizens United (ECU) PAC officially endorsed U.S. Representative Rick Nolan (D-MN) for reelection in Minnesota’s 8th 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 […]

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