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End Citizens United Endorses Tom Malinowski in NJ-07

March 1, 2018

Malinowski joins growing list of ECU-endorsed candidates who refuse corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Tom Malinowski in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District. Malinowski is rejecting all corporate PAC money in his campaign for Congress. His commitment is part of a growing trend – as an unprecedented number of candidates are rejecting […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Lauren Baer in FL-18

March 1, 2018

Baer joins growing list of ECU-endorsed candidates who refuse corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Lauren Baer in Florida’s 18th Congressional District. Baer is rejecting all corporate PAC money in her campaign for Congress. Her commitment is part of a growing trend – as an unprecedented number of candidates are rejecting corporate PAC […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Kathy Manning in NC-13

March 1, 2018

Manning joins growing list of ECU-endorsed candidates who refuse corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Kathy Manning in North Carolina’s 13th Congressional District. Manning is rejecting all corporate PAC money in her campaign for Congress. Her commitment is part of a growing trend – as an unprecedented number of candidates are rejecting […]

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End Citizens United Endorses New Slate of Candidates Who Reject Corporate PAC Money

March 1, 2018

ECU is leading efforts to encourage candidates to refuse corporate special interest money Washington, D.C. — End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed a new slate of candidates who are rejecting corporate PAC money in their campaigns for Congress. These commitments are part of a growing trend – as an unprecedented number of candidates across the country are […]

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Business Insider: A Democrat no one’s heard of just raised triple the amount Ted Cruz did, despite rejecting special interest money

March 1, 2018

By: Eliza Relman Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke, who’s hoping to unseat Sen. Ted Cruz, has raised triple the amount that Cruz has this year, despite banning all PAC money from his campaign. O’Rourke and campaign finance reform advocates argue that his fundraising success is in part attributable to his stance on money in politics. Recent polling […]

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The Aurora Sentinel: Poll gives Crow edge over Coffman in November

February 27, 2018

AURORA | One recent poll has Democrat Jason Crow up five points over 6th Congressional District GOP incumbent Mike Coffman. The poll, commissioned by progressive group End Citizens United, puts Crow ahead at 44 percent and Coffman at 39 percent. According to Public Policy Polling, which surveyed 751 voters in the district, 16 percent said […]

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Jason Crow Unveils Reform Agenda

February 27, 2018

Challenges incumbent Coffman to reject all dark-money spending in campaign  Crow rejects all corporate PAC money, while Coffman has taken $1.7 million in corporate cash   In a major policy announcement today, Jason Crow outlined an agenda to bring accountability and transparency to Washington and end the corrupting influence of big money in politics. In […]

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Colorado Politics: Democrat Jason Crow unveils campaign reform package, challenges Coffman to reject ‘dark money’

February 27, 2018

By: Ernest Luning Democratic congressional candidate Jason Crow on Tuesday released a set of proposals to “end the corrupting influence of big money in politics” and called on U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, the Republican incumbent, to join him in a pledge to keep undisclosed “dark money” spending out of the race for the suburban swing […]

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Colorado Politics: Poll shows Democrat Jason Crow leading Republican Mike Coffman by 5 points

February 26, 2018

By: Ernest Luning A poll conducted for liberal campaign finance reform group End Citizens United found Democrat Jason Crow leading U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, an Aurora Republican, by 5 points — and the challenger’s advantage increases to 10 points after poll respondents were told Crow isn’t taking corporate PAC money. The Democratic-leaning Public Policy Polling […]

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NEW POLL: Crow Leads Coffman in CO-06

February 26, 2018

Poll Also Finds Strong Support for Candidates Who Take Up the Mantle of Reform with 62% More Likely to Support a Candidate Who Refuses Corporate Money Washington, D.C. – A new poll commissioned by End Citizens United (ECU) and conducted by PPP shows Jason Crow, candidate for Colorado’s 6th Congressional district, leading incumbent Congressman Mike Coffman […]

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