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Democratic Presidential Candidates Thank End Citizens United’s Grassroots Members

November 14, 2019

End Citizens United (ECU) today released a video of 2020 Democratic presidential candidates thanking ECU’s grassroots members for their dedication to restoring our democracy. ECU and its four million members have played a central role in making anti-corruption and money in politics reform a top issue in the Democratic presidential primary. The group is helping […]

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End Citizens United Statement on Department of Justice Investigation into Spano Campaign Finance Violation

November 14, 2019

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on the Department of Justice’s criminal investigation into Rep. Ross Spano’s (FL-15), a Big Money 20 incumbent, alleged campaign finance violations:  “It’s no surprise that Rep. Ross Spano is facing a criminal investigation from the Department of Justice for breaking campaign finance laws before he even took office. This […]

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Some Democrats see political system overhaul as winning 2020 issue

November 14, 2019

By Kate Ackley If Rep. Max Rose’s voters expected the freshman lawmaker from Staten Island, New York, to quiet down this election cycle about a major overhaul of the nation’s political system, they were mistaken. It was a centerpiece of the Democrat’s campaign-trail mantra in 2018. And now, as one of the most vulnerable incumbents in Congress, he’s […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Tedra Cobb in NY-21

November 14, 2019

Cobb is rejecting corporate PAC and lobbyist money Republican incumbent Rep. Elise Stefanik has taken over $1.5 million from corporate PACs over the course of her career End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Tedra Cobb for Congress in New York’s 21st Congressional District. A committed reformer, Cobb has a proven record of increasing transparency and […]

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End Citizens United endorses Kulkarni for TX-22

November 12, 2019

By Patrick Svitek First in The Blast: Democrat Sri Preston Kulkarni is getting a new national endorsement in his second bid for the 22nd U.S. Congressional District: End Citizens United, the group focused on campaign finance reform. “Sri Preston Kulkarni has dedicated his career to strengthening our democracy, and he’ll continue that fight in Congress,” ECU’s […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Sri Preston Kulkarni in TX-22

November 12, 2019

Kulkarni is rejecting corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Sri Preston Kulkarni for Congress in Texas’ 22nd Congressional District. A lifelong public servant and national security expert, Kulkarni is rejecting corporate PAC money and building a people-powered campaign of small, individual donors. “Sri Preston Kulkarni has dedicated his career to strengthening our […]

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End Citizens United Statement on Steyer’s Money-for-Endorsement Scheme

November 7, 2019

After the Associated Press broke the news that Tom Steyer’s presidential campaign was engaging in a money-for-endorsements scheme in Iowa, End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement: “The Democratic nomination is not for sale and candidates won’t be able to buy it with super PACs or corrupt backroom deals. Endorsements and support should be […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Jackie Gordon in NY-02

November 7, 2019

Gordon is rejecting corporate PAC money Republican incumbent Rep. Peter King has taken over $2.4 million from corporate PACs over the course of his political career End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Jackie Gordon for Congress in New York’s Second Congressional District. A combat veteran, an educator, and a community leader, Gordon is a committed […]

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Cal Cunningham Unveils Bold Anti-Corruption and Government Reform Plan

November 6, 2019

Cal Cunningham, candidate for U.S. Senate in North Carolina, released a bold anti-corruption plan today to combat the influence of money in politics. End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller joined Cunningham at an event in Raleigh to unveil the plan. “Cal Cunningham’s plan hits back at political corruption in Washington and proves he’ll fight to […]

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