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PA-18 Countdown: Saccone Doubles Down on Corporate PAC Donations

March 6, 2018

In just 52 days, Saccone doubled the amount of corporate PAC money he had received over the course of his career In the most recent filing, Lamb outraises Saccone by 7:1 margin among small-dollar donors With just seven days until Tuesday’s special election in PA-18, Saccone has doubled down on his cozy relationship with corporate […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Gary Trauner for U.S. Senate in Wyoming

March 1, 2018

Trauner joins growing list of ECU-endorsed candidates who refuse corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Gary Trauner for U.S. Senate in Wyoming. Trauner is rejecting all corporate PAC money in his campaign for Congress. His commitment is part of a growing trend – as an unprecedented number of candidates are rejecting corporate […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Liz Watson in IN-09

March 1, 2018

Watson joins growing list of ECU-endorsed candidates who refuse corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Liz Watson in Indiana’s 9th Congressional District. Watson is rejecting all corporate PAC money in her campaign for Congress. Her commitment is part of a growing trend – as an unprecedented number of candidates are rejecting corporate […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Tom Malinowski in NJ-07

March 1, 2018

Malinowski joins growing list of ECU-endorsed candidates who refuse corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Tom Malinowski in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District. Malinowski is rejecting all corporate PAC money in his campaign for Congress. His commitment is part of a growing trend – as an unprecedented number of candidates are rejecting […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Lauren Baer in FL-18

March 1, 2018

Baer joins growing list of ECU-endorsed candidates who refuse corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Lauren Baer in Florida’s 18th Congressional District. Baer is rejecting all corporate PAC money in her campaign for Congress. Her commitment is part of a growing trend – as an unprecedented number of candidates are rejecting corporate PAC […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Kathy Manning in NC-13

March 1, 2018

Manning joins growing list of ECU-endorsed candidates who refuse corporate PAC money End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Kathy Manning in North Carolina’s 13th Congressional District. Manning is rejecting all corporate PAC money in her campaign for Congress. Her commitment is part of a growing trend – as an unprecedented number of candidates are rejecting […]

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End Citizens United Endorses New Slate of Candidates Who Reject Corporate PAC Money

March 1, 2018

ECU is leading efforts to encourage candidates to refuse corporate special interest money Washington, D.C. — End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed a new slate of candidates who are rejecting corporate PAC money in their campaigns for Congress. These commitments are part of a growing trend – as an unprecedented number of candidates across the country are […]

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Business Insider: A Democrat no one’s heard of just raised triple the amount Ted Cruz did, despite rejecting special interest money

March 1, 2018

By: Eliza Relman Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke, who’s hoping to unseat Sen. Ted Cruz, has raised triple the amount that Cruz has this year, despite banning all PAC money from his campaign. O’Rourke and campaign finance reform advocates argue that his fundraising success is in part attributable to his stance on money in politics. Recent polling […]

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The Aurora Sentinel: Poll gives Crow edge over Coffman in November

February 27, 2018

AURORA | One recent poll has Democrat Jason Crow up five points over 6th Congressional District GOP incumbent Mike Coffman. The poll, commissioned by progressive group End Citizens United, puts Crow ahead at 44 percent and Coffman at 39 percent. According to Public Policy Polling, which surveyed 751 voters in the district, 16 percent said […]

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Jason Crow Unveils Reform Agenda

February 27, 2018

Challenges incumbent Coffman to reject all dark-money spending in campaign  Crow rejects all corporate PAC money, while Coffman has taken $1.7 million in corporate cash   In a major policy announcement today, Jason Crow outlined an agenda to bring accountability and transparency to Washington and end the corrupting influence of big money in politics. In […]

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