End Citizens United names first 12 Republican targets for 2020

July 10, 2019

By Simone Pathé End Citizens United, a liberal PAC that was a major player in last year’s midterms, announced Wednesday its top targets for 2020. The initial list of targets, dubbed the “Big Money 20” and obtained first by CQ Roll Call, includes 12 Republican incumbents — five senators and seven House members. Founded in […]

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Reformers push Dems to adopt sweeping anti-corruption platform in 2020

July 9, 2019

By Maggie Severns As Democratic presidential candidates swear off super PACs and corporate PAC money, a campaign finance reform group is pushing them to take things a step further by using anti-corruption messages to campaign against President Donald Trump and pledging to make ethics reform an early priority in the White House. End Citizens United, […]

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Democrats plot strategy to win back Senate

June 27, 2019

By Reid Wilson Democrats planning their bid to win back control of the Senate will run hard against the Washington swamp next year, repurposing one of President Trump’s most effective campaign messages from the 2016 election as their own. Top party operatives are poll-testing messages aimed at winning over voters who are fed up with […]

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Mitch McConnell Will Be The Boogeyman Of The 2020 Elections

June 25, 2019

Democrats are preparing to make Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell a central villain of their push to win total control of Congress in 2020, an effort top advisers to the Kentucky Republican say will only further his efforts to become a conservative hero. “Mitch McConnell is a transcendent figure in American politics; he is a […]

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National Journal: ECU Backs Luján Over Toulouse Oliver

May 22, 2019

By Drew Gerber End Citizens United endorsed Rep. Ben Ray Luján (D-03) for Senate on Tuesday, noting the Democrat’s role in pushing campaign finance reform in the House. Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver (D), also running for the Democratic nomination, has made campaign finance reform a key part of her campaign. However, a source […]

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Texas Tribune: End Citizens United endorses MJ Hegar against John Cornyn

May 22, 2019

By Patrick Svitek First in The Blast: The campaign finance group End Citizens United is backing Democrat MJ Hegar to challenge U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, giving her a second national endorsement as she faces a potentially competitive primary. “MJ Hegar knows that when politicians work for corporate special interests, the needs of Texas families are ignored,” the group’s president, Tiffany […]

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