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End Citizens United Action Fund Statement on Articles of Impeachment Against President Trump

December 10, 2019

End Citizens United Action Fund President Tiffany Muller released the following statement in light of House Democrats announcing articles of impeachment against President Trump, charging the President with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress:  “No one is above the law, including President Trump. By abusing his power for his own personal and political gain and to […]

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Senator Ernst Caught Illegally Working with Dark Money Group

December 6, 2019

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on Senator Joni Ernst’s (R-IA), a Big Money 20 incumbent, campaign working closely with a dark money group intended to boost her reelection, a move which violates campaign finance law:   “Senator Joni Ernst is illegally working with a dark money group to cover up her vote to raise healthcare […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Josh Hicks in KY-06

December 5, 2019

Hicks is rejecting corporate PAC money  Rep. Andy Barr has taken $2.3 million from corporate PACs Democrat Andy Beshear won Kentucky’s Sixth Congressional District by 14 points in the 2019 governor’s race  End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Josh Hicks for Congress in Kentucky’s Sixth Congressional District. Hicks is putting Kentuckians’ interests first by rejecting […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Jaime Harrison for U.S. Senate

December 4, 2019

Harrison has made anti-corruption and government reform a cornerstone of his campaign End Citizens United (ECU) endorsed Jaime Harrison for U.S. Senate in South Carolina. Harrison is proving his commitment to fighting corruption in Washington and getting big money out of politics by building a grassroots movement powered by small-dollar donors. “Jaime Harrison is dedicated […]

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Kelly Loeffler’s Appointment Embodies Everything Wrong With Washington

December 4, 2019

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on Georgia Governor Brian Kemp’s decision to appoint Kelly Loeffler to the U.S. Senate: “Kelly Loeffler’s return on investment for her campaign contributions to the Republican party is Georgia’s U.S. Senate seat. A political mega-donor who can buy her way into the Senate is […]

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Rep. Duncan Hunter’s Guilty Plea Highlights Culture of Corruption

December 3, 2019

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on Representative Duncan Hunter (CA-50), a Big Money 20 incumbent, pleading guilty to misusing campaign funds a year after his indictment:  “Corruption is rampant in Washington, and Duncan Hunter’s misuse of campaign funds is just the tip of the iceberg. From insider trading, to using campaign funds as a […]

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$35,000: The Price to Buy Hagedorn’s Silence on RFS Decision

November 26, 2019

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement supporting Dan Feehan’s comment on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Renewable Fuel Standard decision: “Rep. Jim Hagedorn’s silence is deafening, but it comes as no surprise considering Hagedorn has taken $35,000 from Big Oil and Gas over the course of his career. Rep. Hagedorn […]

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Complaint alleges McSally falling short on donor reporting

November 21, 2019

Associated Press Staff PHOENIX (AP) — A complaint filed with the Federal Elections Commission alleges Republican Sen. Martha McSally’s campaign hasn’t done enough to collect and report the occupation and employer for its contributors. The liberal political group End Citizens United said it plans to file the compliant on Thursday. Campaigns are required to make […]

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