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McClatchy: Democrats hope Trump backlash begins in this ruby-red House seat

February 23, 2017

By: Alex Roarty Ossoff has become a darling of progressive activists across the country since announcing his intention to run for the seat. The former congressional aide who now runs a company that produces investigative documentary films has earned the endorsement of civil-rights icon Rep. John Lewis and has already raised – according to his […]

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Politico Morning Score: Getting the NOD

February 23, 2017

By: Elena Schneider GETTING THE NOD — End Citizens United backs Jon Ossoff in GA-06: The liberal outside group announced Wednesday that it would back Jon Ossoff, who’s one of five Democratic candidates in the jungle primary to replace Rep. Tom Price. Click here to read the full report on Politico Morning Score.

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End Citizens United Endorses Jon Ossoff for Congress

February 22, 2017

Ossoff opposes Citizens United and has pledged to introduce legislation to reform campaign finance laws and reduce the toxic and corrupt impact of money in politics   End Citizens United (ECU) has endorsed Jon Ossoff for Congress.  Ossoff, who is running in a special election to represent Georgia’s 6th Congressional District, opposes the Supreme Court’s […]

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Roll Call: Georgia Democrat Picks Up Progressive Endorsement

February 22, 2017

By: Simone Pathe End Citizens United, a liberal political action committee, is throwing its weight behind Democrat Jon Ossoff in the race to replace Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price in Georgia’s 6th District.  The endorsement is the latest sign that Democrats want to make a play for the district, which President Donald Trump […]

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As Senators Head Home, ECU Intensifying Pressure to Reject Gorsuch

February 17, 2017

Launching new website, running digital ads, sharing toolkit on meeting with senators and attending town hall meetings   As the U.S. Senate enters its latest recess and senators head back to their home states, End Citizens United (ECU) is intensifying its efforts to pressure senators to oppose Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination. Gorsuch, who was nominated […]

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Video: A Grassroots-Powered Resistance

February 10, 2017

Since Donald Trump’s inauguration, it’s been a never-ending parade of bad news. From a cabinet stacked with mega-donors and Wall Street insiders, to hate-filled and dangerous executive orders, the new President is doubling down on this country’s rigged system.  He’s capitalizing on disastrous Supreme Court rulings like Citizens United to ensure that Washington caters to […]

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ECU Grassroots Network Begins Calls to Senate in Opposition of Gorsuch

February 8, 2017

Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court believes corporations are people, likely to defend unlimited money in politics   End Citizens United (ECU) today launched a nationwide call-in campaign demanding that senators reject the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court. The campaign finance reform group is activating its grassroots network in […]

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