Mark Kelly Announces He Won’t Take Corporate PAC Money

February 12, 2019

In 2020 Senate battleground race, Kelly announces he won’t take a dime of corporate PAC money In conjunction with his Arizona Senate bid announcement, Mark Kelly pledges to refuse corporate PAC contributions. “By rejecting corporate PAC money, Mark Kelly is proving to Arizonans that he’s listening to them and that he’s accountable to people — […]

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Oversight and Reform Committee Hearing Reaffirms Need for H.R. 1

February 6, 2019

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on the House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on H.R. 1, the For the People Act: “Rampant corruption, abuse of power, and conflicts of interest are fueling Americans’ frustration with the rigged system. It’s diminishing the public’s faith and trust in government. But today’s […]

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ECU Response to State of the Union Address

February 5, 2019

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the below statement following President Trump’s failure to announce support for H.R. 1, the For the People Act, at tonight’s State of the Union address: “President Trump failed to assure the American people he would stand with them in support of H.R. 1, the strongest anti-corruption and reform […]

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ECU Applauds McGovern’s Decision to Reject Corporate PAC Money

February 2, 2019

McGovern is the first chair of a full Congressional Committee to forgo corporate PAC money With McGovern’s announcement, 51 Democratic members of the 116th Congress are rejecting corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) praised Congressman Jim McGovern today for his decision to reject corporate PAC money. At a town hall in Northampton, MA, McGovern made the announcement with ECU President […]

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Rep. Collins’ Misleading, Hypocritical Attacks Expose His Anti-Transparency Record

January 30, 2019

Rep. Collins’ Misleading, Hypocritical Attacks Expose His Anti-Transparency Record At yesterday’s House Judiciary Hearing on H.R. 1, the For the People Act, ranking member Representative Doug Collins (GA-09) took a jab at disclosure for grassroots, small-dollar donors while staying mum about his record of protecting dark money donors. The truth is that Collins has a […]

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ECU Applauds Rep. Crow’s “End Dark Money Act”

January 30, 2019

End Citizens United (ECU) Action Fund President Tiffany Muller released the following statement praising Representative Jason Crow for introducing a bill aimed at closing loopholes that allow mega-donors to hide their political spending through phony social welfare organizations: “For too long, mega-donors and big money special interests, operating under the guise of ‘social welfare,’ have abused this […]

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ECU Statement on First H.R. 1 Hearing

January 29, 2019

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on the House Judiciary Committee’s hearing on H.R. 1, the For the People Act: “The American people are fed up with Washington where the deck is stacked in favor of big donors and special interests at the expense of everyone else. Today’s hearing on the […]

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House Judiciary Hearing: Rep. Collins Dead Wrong on H.R.1

January 29, 2019

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on Rep. Doug Collins’ opening remarks today at the House Judiciary Committee’s hearing on H.R. 1, the For the People Act: “It’s no surprise that Representative Collins, an entrenched member of Washington’s rigged system, is opposed to H.R. 1. As he spewed lies about the […]

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End Citizens United Statement on Ninth Anniversary of Citizens United

January 21, 2019

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on the ninth anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United v. FEC decision: “In the nine years since the Supreme Court put a for sale sign on our elections, our democracy has been rigged to favor corporate special interests and mega-donors. It’s corrupting the […]

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