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On H.R. 1, McConnell Defies the Will of the American People

January 17, 2019

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement in response to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s op-ed opposing the common sense, anti-corruption provisions of H.R. 1, the For the People Act, that aims to end the dominance of big money in politics and give everyday people a bigger voice. “While American families struggle […]

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ECU Applauds 221 Cosponsors of HR 1

January 10, 2019

Leadership of House Freshmen Puts Sweeping Reform in Reach End Citizens United (ECU) today praised House Democracy Reform Task Force Chair Rep. John Sarbanes and the 221 original cosponsors of HR 1, the For the People Act, legislation that will end the dominance of big money in politics, protect the right to vote, and ensure officials […]

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ECU Praises Once-In-A-Generation Anti-Corruption and Reform Package

January 4, 2019

Following through with campaign promises, House Democrats introduce the For the People Act Proposals aimed at fixing our broken campaign finance system, strengthening ethics laws, and empowering voters End Citizens United Action Fund today praised the For the People Act, a comprehensive set of anti-corruption, government and election reforms aimed at making it easier for […]

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Post-Election Poll Shows Strong Support for Reform Bill

January 3, 2019

Eighty-four percent of independents in battleground districts support reform legislation as first action in new Congress Washington, DC –  A post-election poll of voters in national battleground districts, commissioned by End Citizens United (ECU) and conducted by Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research (GQRR), shows widespread support for sweeping reform legislation to crackdown on Washington’s culture of corruption. Click […]

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Vox: New polling shows voters — including independents — want Congress to pass an anti-corruption bill

January 3, 2019

Ella Nilsen January 3, 2019 … “Embracing anti-corruption and pro-democracy reforms are very good politics, and there’s polling from End Citizens United, shared exclusively with Vox, to back that up. The organization’s survey found that 75 percent of 2018 voters in battleground House districts said cracking down on Washington corruption was their top priority, followed […]

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ECU Action Fund Praises Bipartisan Bill to Increase Transparency and Accountability in Political Spending

December 13, 2018

End Citizens United Action Fund President Tiffany Muller praised Reps. Kathleen Rice (D-NY), Derek Kilmer (D-WA), and Mike Gallagher (R-WI) for introducing the Political Accountability and Transparency Act aimed at strengthening coordination rules between candidates and outside groups and requiring more transparency of who’s influencing our elections. “The Political Accountability and Transparency Act will address […]

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