Vox: New polling shows voters — including independents — want Congress to pass an anti-corruption bill

January 3, 2019

Ella Nilsen January 3, 2019 … “Embracing anti-corruption and pro-democracy reforms are very good politics, and there’s polling from End Citizens United, shared exclusively with Vox, to back that up. The organization’s survey found that 75 percent of 2018 voters in battleground House districts said cracking down on Washington corruption was their top priority, followed […]


Roll Call: How the ‘No Corporate PAC’ Pledge Caught Fire

November 6, 2018

By: Simone Pathé and Bridget Bowman Andy Kim never expected to run for the House. Certainly not against the 19th wealthiest member of Congress. When he was first considering a bid for New Jersey’s 3rd District, the former national security official didn’t like the questions corporate political action committees wanted candidates to answer. Already troubled by money […]


ABC Fox Montana: Democrats running for U.S. office rally in Missoula

November 4, 2018

By: Stella Sun MISSOULA – With less than two days until election day, Senator Jon Tester rallied in Missoula Sunday afternoon with several other candidates, as a final push before the voting polls close on Nov. 6. Hundreds showed up to the Holiday Inn hotel in downtown Missoula at noon to show support for several democratic […]


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, […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]