End Citizens United Endorses Dan McCready for Congress

November 9, 2017

McCready committed to ending the rigged system, enacting meaningful campaign finance reform WASHINGTON, D.C. — End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Dan McCready for Congress in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional district. “Too many members of Congress, like Representative Robert Pittenger, are wearing earmuffs made of special interest money. They’re not listening to the people they’re supposed […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Five House Challengers in Key Races

November 9, 2017

Endorsements come in districts where ECU’s message of reform can help win back the independent voter that Democrats have been losing   WASHINGTON, D.C. — End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Ann Kirkpatrick (AZ-02), Brendan Kelly (IL-12), Elissa Slotkin (MI-08), Dan McCready (NC-09), and Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) for U.S. Congress. “Too many members of Congress are wearing earmuffs made of special interest […]

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ECU: Reject Johnson Amendment Repeal in Tax Reform

November 2, 2017

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement in response to the provision in the Republican tax reform bill that would repeal the Johnson Amendment, a crucial law that prevents political mega-donors from using houses of worship like churches, synagogues, and mosques to funnel money into campaigns. Repealing the decades-old law would have severe […]

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Why is the GOP Forcing a Tax Plan that Hurts the Middle Class? It’s About Doing the Bidding for Their Big Money Donors

November 2, 2017

Washington, DC — Republicans today unveiled their secretive tax bill that would require middle class families to pay more to give tax cuts to the wealthiest Americans. Why would Republicans try to force through this partisan bill? Because they are in the pockets of their Big Money special interest donors. The people who would benefit from […]

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Heller Took Big Money from the Gun Lobby. How Has He Returned the Favor?

November 1, 2017

Heller Has Benefited from $200,000 in Gun Lobby Cash Washington, DC — One month after the deadliest shooting in modern American history, Nevadans are still waiting for leadership from Senator Dean Heller. Heller, who may be best known for taking cues from his mega-donors rather than Nevadans, has a long history of opposing common-sense reforms that […]

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ECU to FEC: Increase Digital Disclosure to Protect our Elections

October 31, 2017

ECU to launch week-long grassroots campaign mobilizing members to submit comments with FEC Campaign comes on the heels of multiple indictments in Russia investigation; Capitol Hill hearings with tech giants   Washington, DC — Ahead of Twitter, Facebook and Google’s testimony in this week’s Congressional hearings on Russia’s meddling in last year’s election, End Citizens United (ECU) today launched […]

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ECU Statement on Manafort and Gates Indictments, Papadopoulos Guilty Plea

October 30, 2017

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller today released the following statement in response to the recent indictments of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his deputy Rick Gates and the guilty plea by Trump campaign advisor George Papadopoulos: “The chairman of the Trump campaign and his deputy have been charged with conspiracy against the […]

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ICYMI: New Washington Post Poll Reaffirms Voters Believe Money in Politics at the Root of Washington Dysfunction

October 30, 2017

The Washington Post and University of Maryland released a new poll over the weekend showing that a majority of Americans believe money in politics is at the root of Washington’s dysfunction. The latest poll is consistent with End Citizens United’s research, which shows money in politics is a top concern for voters and that the majority of Americans […]

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ECU Statement on Koch Network Ad Buy Against Tammy Baldwin

October 26, 2017

Following the $1.6 million ad buy from the Koch brothers backed network attacking Tammy Baldwin, Adam Bozzi, Communications Director at End Citizens United released the following statement: “Throughout her career, Senator Tammy Baldwin has fought for tax cuts for the middle class and to make sure hard-working Wisconsin families have a fair shot. The Koch brothers’ smear campaign […]

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