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End Citizens United Files Ethics Complaint Against Dave Brat

October 10, 2018

Brat misused campaign funds and failed to disclose personal income – should be investigated by the Office of Congressional Ethics immediately End Citizens United (ECU) today filed a complaint with the House Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) against Congressman Dave Brat. The complaint states Brat violated the Federal Election Campaign Act, the Ethics in Government […]


Madison County Courier: Brindisi joins 100-plus candidates calling for sweeping government, election reform

October 9, 2018

Brindisi joins more than 100 candidates calling for sweeping government and election reform in next Congress Anthony Brindisi joined more than 100 House challengers in calling on the House of Representatives to make a government and election reform bill the first item on the agenda for the next Congress in 2019. Key elements of the bill would […]

READ MORE The only way to get special-interest money out of politics: Your vote | Opinion

October 8, 2018

By: Tiffany Muller and Marie Henselder Kimmel In 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court made a disastrous decision in Citizens United v. the Federal Election Commission to allow corporations to pour vast amounts of money into the political system and it’s breaking the foundation of American democracy. We know the Constitution says “We the People,” but lately it seems […]


ECU: Senators Have One More Chance to Do the Right Thing

October 5, 2018

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement ahead of the Senate’s final vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court.  “Judge Kavanaugh has proved himself unfit to serve on the United States Supreme Court. His extreme judicial record in favor of giving corporate special interests and mega donors more power […]


End Citizens United Files FEC Complaint Against Brian Mast for Breaking Ad Disclosure Requirements

October 5, 2018

Mast running ad in violation of election law & regulations – should pull down ad immediately End Citizens United (ECU) today filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Committee (FEC) against Congressman Brian Mast. The complaint states Mast violated the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 and FEC regulations by failing to comply with disclaimer […]


Huffington Post: Over 100 Democrats Want The Next Congress To Prioritize Anti-Corruption Reforms

October 4, 2018

By: Daniel Marans Over 100 Democratic House candidates penned a letter Thursday calling for Democrats to make campaign finance and electoral reform their highest priority in the next Congress. The letter, signed by 107 Democratic contenders, is the latest sign that the party sees cleaning up corporate influence in Washington and other forms of corruption […]