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New Ad: Toomey Making Wrong Choices for Pennsylvania

August 23, 2016

For Immediate Release Tuesday, August 23 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United is launching a new ad in Pennsylvania today calling out Senator Pat Toomey for choosing to stand with the super-rich and corporate special interests instead of middle class Pennsylvanians. Senator Toomey has consistently voted to protect tax cuts for millionaires and Big Oil, and […]

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New End Citizens United Poll: Voters Concerned about Money in Politics, Favor Candidates for Reform

August 22, 2016

End Citizens United has released a new poll studying voter attitudes on Citizens United, money in politics, and the presidential election. Nationwide, voters expressed serious concerns about the state of our campaign finance system, and they believe that the amount of money that corporations and the wealthy spend on political campaigns impacts their families.  They are worried about anonymous […]

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New End Citizens United Poll: Clinton Ahead of Trump; Voters Concerned about Money in Politics, Favor Candidates for Reform

August 19, 2016

For Immediate Release Friday, August 19 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United today released a new poll studying voter attitudes on Citizens United, money in politics, and the presidential election. Nationwide, voters expressed serious concerns about the state of our campaign finance system, and they believe that the amount of money that corporations […]

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NBC Poll: Clinton Leads Trump By 10 Points

August 19, 2016

By Leigh Ann Caldwell A new national poll released Friday shows Hillary Clinton leading Donald Trump by ten points nationally. Clinton is ahead of Trump 50 percent to 40 percent in a head-to-head match-up, according to a poll commissioned by End Citizens United, a liberal-leaning public interest group working to rid large money from politics. […]

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ECU Calls on Ayotte to Quit Protecting Special Influence for Her Special Interest Allies

August 18, 2016

For Immediate Release Thursday, August 18, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org  Campaign finance reform group End Citizens United is calling on Senator Kelly Ayotte to drop her opposition to a series of reforms that would limit the outsized influence that a handful of billionaires and corporate special interests have over our elections and government.  They […]

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With New Campaign Leaders, Trump Further Immerses Himself into Pool of Special Interests, Super PACs, and Dark Money

August 18, 2016

For Immediate Release Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org With Steve Bannon and Kellyanne Conway now leading his campaign, Donald Trump further aligns himself with the secretive, big money interests trying to influence and overwhelm our elections.  Their ties to the billionaire Mercer family and to the group Citizens United put a handful […]

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Blunt message to Missouri: Senator Stands with Super PACs and Corporate Special Interests

August 16, 2016

For Immediate Release Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org After decades in Washington, Roy Blunt is too cozy with lobbyists and absent on reforms to give everyday Missourians a voice in our democracy End Citizens United Executive Director Tiffany Muller released the following statement in reaction to Senator Roy Blunt’s scheduled speech to Maverick PAC, […]

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New Ad: Joe Heck Supporters Pile on the Cash, Nevadans Pay the Price

August 16, 2016

For Immediate Release Date: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United is launching a new ad in Nevada today holding Congressman Joe Heck accountable for siding with the special interests who fund his campaign, instead of fighting for middle class Nevadans. Congressman Heck has taken more than $285,000 from Big Oil […]

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Roll Call: End Citizens United Targets Ayotte and Heck in TV and Digital Ads

August 16, 2016

By Simone Pathé End Citizens United is launching two new ads Tuesday targeting New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte and Rep. Joe Heck, who is running for the Senate in Nevada. The Democratic PAC has endorsed the Senate bids of New Hampshire Democratic Gov. Maggie Hassan and former Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto. The ad attacking Ayotte, […]

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