ECU Applauds Judiciary Committee Passage of Voting Rights Advancement Act

October 23, 2019

End Citizens United Action Fund President Tiffany Muller released the following statement applauding the House Judiciary Committee for passing the Voting Rights Advancement Act (H.R. 4) today: “Our democracy only works when every American has equal access to the ballot. The Voting Rights Advancement Act will help ensure every eligible voter can cast their ballot […]

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Q3: Rep. Fred Upton Continues to Grease His Campaign with Big Oil Money

October 22, 2019

Upton, a Big Money 20 incumbent, has taken over $6.5 million in corporate PAC money over the course of his political career and took $1.1 million from Big Oil and Gas ECU-endorsed MI-06 candidate Jon Hoadley is rejecting corporate PAC money Rep. Fred Upton (MI-06) is more beholden to Big Oil and Gas than Michiganders. Upton represented Michigan’s Sixth […]

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Cal Cunningham Loyal to North Carolinians; Sen. Thom Tillis Doubles Down on Corporate PAC Support

October 21, 2019

Tillis, a Big Money 20 incumbent, has taken $2.2 million from corporate PACs over the course of his career ECU-endorsed Senate challenger candidate Cal Cunningham is rejecting corporate PAC money Cunningham opens up a 7-point lead over Tillis after voters hear the contrast in their records on taking corporate PAC money Sen. Thom Tillis (R-NC) has made a career out of […]

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By the Numbers: Big Q3 for No Corporate PAC House & Senate Candidates

October 21, 2019

A New Wave of candidates powered by small-dollar donors The third-quarter fundraising numbers are in and it was another standout quarter for reformers in House and Senate races. Democratic candidates rejecting corporate PAC money, taking on corruption and fighting to fix our broken campaign finance system are putting up big fundraising numbers. Hundreds of thousands […]

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Susan Collins Has More Support From Corporate PACs Than Mainers

October 18, 2019

Collins, a Big Money 20 incumbent, has taken nearly $3 million from corporate PACs over the course of her political career The Maine Senator used to tout her reliance on individual donors but raised more from corporate PACs than Mainers in the third fundraising quarter of 2019 ECU-endorsed challenger candidate Sara Gideon is rejecting corporate PAC money When Senator […]

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End Citizens United Calls on Andrew Yang to Disavow New Super PAC

October 18, 2019

The entire Democratic primary field is rejecting corporate PAC money and no remaining candidate has embraced support from a single-candidate super PAC, with several disavowing them  The new super PAC, Math PAC, plans to spend over $1 million to back Yang’s campaign End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement urging Democratic presidential […]

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Q3: Rep. David Schweikert Leans on Big Dollar Donors to Cover Up Washington Corruption

October 17, 2019

A Big Money 20 incumbent, Schweikert has taken over $1.2 million from corporate PACs over the course of his political career In the midst of multiple ethics investigations, Rep. David Schweikert (AZ-06) spent more money in the third fundraising quarter of 2019 than his campaign raised. Having paid $105,000 in “legal consulting” this quarter, his campaign continues […]

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Rep. Jim Hagedorn’s Big Dollar Donors Pay for His Silence in Third Quarter

October 17, 2019

Hagedorn, a Big Money 20 incumbent, has taken over $117,000 from corporate PACs over the course of his political career of pay-to-play politics Rep. Jim Hagedorn’s (MN-01) Big Oil donors prevent him from standing up for Southern Minnesota families. In the third fundraising quarter of 2019, only five percent of Hagedorn’s contributions came from small-dollar donations while […]

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End Citizens United Statement on the Passing of Chairman Elijah Cummings

October 17, 2019

Respected across the aisle, Cummings stood for justice and against corruption End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement regarding the passing of Chairman Elijah Cummings (MD-07):  “Chairman Elijah Cummings was a principled leader for Baltimore, the Democratic Party, and country. Cummings dedicated his life to the pursuit of justice, civil rights and […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Eliz Markowitz For Texas House District 28 Special Election

October 17, 2019

Markowitz is rejecting corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Eliz Markowitz for the Texas’ 28th State House District’s special election. Markowitz is demonstrating her commitment to putting Texans first by rejecting corporate PAC money and running a campaign focused on fixing Texas’ broken political system. “Eliz Markowitz is running a people-powered campaign […]

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