Wispolitics.com: End Citizens United: Files FEC complaint against Leah Vukmir, mega-donor Dick Uihlein

October 29, 2018

Public records show Vukmir improperly solicited excessive contributions from Uihlein and illegally coordinated   End Citizens United (ECU) today filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Committee (FEC) against Wisconsin Senate candidate Leah Vukmir and Americans PAC and Restoration PAC, two Super PACs controlled by Dick Uihlein, for improperly soliciting excessive contributions and illegally coordinating, […]

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The Christian Science Monitor: Democrats rake in big bucks from small donors, but effect is unpredictable

October 24, 2018

By: Jessica Mendoza Two weeks before voters head to the polls, the 2018 campaign season continues to shatter records. Candidates are set to break the $5 billion mark by Election Day, putting this cycle on track to becoming the most expensive congressional election season in US history. The fundraising figures, which favor Democratic candidates, support […]

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Texas Tribune: End Citizens United enters TX-32 TV battle

October 23, 2018

First in The Blast: Another group is entering the air war in Texas’ 32nd Congressional District. End Citizens United, the national Democratic organization that promotes campaign finance reform, released a TV ad today targeting U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Dallas, over the corporate PAC money he has received during his long tenure in Congress. The commercial is part of a […]

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The Oakland Press: ELECTION 2018: Elissa Slotkin Q&A

October 22, 2018

By: Mark Cavitt […] What’s on your mind? OP: What haven’t we asked about that is burning a hole in your pocket and that you just need to get out on the table? Slotkin: I think what has struck me is, from both sides of the aisle, people are just seeking a new generation of […]

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Burlington County Times: Donald Norcross: Protecting the American people, and growing New Jersey’s economy

October 19, 2018

By: Donald Norcross/Democrat Party As a father and grandfather, I’m focused on securing a better future for the next generation of Americans. I hope to earn your support to grow South Jersey’s economy by fighting for good jobs and higher wages, affordable educational opportunities, health care and retirement security, a strong nation and safe neighborhoods. […]

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NJ Spotlight: WHERE DO MACARTHUR, KIM STAND ON ISSUES THAT MATTER TO VOTERS IN 3RD DISTRICT?

October 19, 2018

By: Carly Sitrin NJ Spotlight readers in 3rd Congressional District list their priorities. The big items: campaign finance, healthcare, taxation When it comes to policy issues, the two major candidates vying for Congress in New Jersey’s 3rd district could not be more different. Republican incumbent Tom MacArthur has aligned himself closely with President Donald Trump […]

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The Hill: Small-dollar donations explode in the Trump era

October 19, 2018

By: Max Greenwood An explosion of small-dollar donations has become an increasingly powerful force in campaign politics, reflecting the sharp partisan divide under President Trump. On the Democratic side, liberal fury with Trump and the Republican-controlled Congress has been reflected in the form of millions of low-dollar donations to Democratic candidates in House and Senate races. […]

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KPBS: Democrats Fighting For Congress Refuse Corporate Donors

October 17, 2018

By: Jill Castellano In San Diego’s most competitive races for Congress, the Democratic candidates are avoiding donations from corporations while outraising their Republican challengers. Democrats Ammar Campa-Najjar and Mike Levin are running in two of America’s most contested House races this November in districts that include parts of San Diego County. Both Democrats have refused […]

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CNN: Democrats still dominating the midterm airwaves

October 17, 2018

By: Aaron Kessler […] Where each party most active In terms of where each party and the super PACs supporting them were most prolific on the air during the newly released October week, Democrats by far most heavily targeted New Mexico’s 2nd District, which CNN rates as “Lean Republican,” and where their candidate Xochitl Torres […]

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