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Billings Gazette: Montana’s Tester fights dark money with SUN

May 21, 2017

By: Tiffany Muller Over the past several weeks, thousands of Montanans have reached out to thank Sen. Jon Tester. You don’t hear of a senator getting thanked very often, especially considering Congress’ sky high unpopularity. Of course, most other senators aren’t Jon Tester. A third-generation dirt farmer known for his trademark flattop haircut, Tester is […]

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ECU Members Contribute $200K to Rob Quist

May 19, 2017

ECU’s grassroots members rally behind Quist to fight back against Big Money special interests in Montana Helena, MT – End Citizens United (ECU) today announced that its grassroots members have contributed $200,000 in small donations, an average of $16 per contribution, directly to Rob Quist’s campaign. ECU endorsed Quist last month for the MT-AL special election. “Grassroots […]

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End Citizens United Announces 17 House Endorsements

May 18, 2017

Washington, D.C. – End Citizens United (ECU) today announced its latest House endorsements for the 2018 cycle. The endorsements include 17 champions of campaign finance reform across ten states. ECU will connect the endorsed candidates with its three million grassroots members and fight alongside them to end the corrosive influence Big Money has on our democracy.    The full […]

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End Citizens United, Every Voice: Special Prosecutor Can Bring Americans the Answers They Deserve

May 17, 2017

The American people want elections free of undue influence and demanded an independent look at President Trump’s ties to Russia End Citizens United President and Executive Director Tiffany Muller and Every Voice President David Donnelly released the following statement in reaction to the Justice Department’s appointment of Robert Mueller as a special counsel to investigate […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Clean Missouri Ballot Initiative to Clean Up Jefferson City

May 17, 2017

Initiative, Scheduled to Appear on the November 2018 Ballot, Would Strengthen Ethics & Campaign Finance Laws and Close Loopholes Allowing Unlimited Money in Elections Jefferson City, MO  – Today, End Citizens United (ECU) endorsed the proposed Clean Missouri ballot initiative. The Clean Missouri ballot initiative will increase transparency, limit the influence of Big Money in local […]

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End Citizens United Files FEC Complaint Against Greg Gianforte

May 16, 2017

Gianforte caught on tape soliciting money earmarked for his own campaign through his victory fund Earmarking funds to benefit your own race can trigger a violation of contribution limits End Citizens United (ECU) announced today it is filing a complaint with the Federal Elections Committee (FEC) against Greg Gianforte. Gianforte was caught on tape soliciting earmarked […]

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NEW POLL: 61% Support Independent Investigation into Trump-Russia Ties

May 15, 2017

Majority of Americans believe there was Russian involvement WASHINGTON, DC – A new poll commissioned by End Citizens United shows that a large majority of Americans support an independent investigation into Russia’s involvement in the 2016 Presidential election. The poll, conducted by PPP, also finds that Americans oppose President Trump’s decision to fire FBI Director James […]

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