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End Citizens United Congratulates Reformers for Winning Virginia Legislative Races and Flipping the House and Senate

November 6, 2019

ECU contributed over $100,000 to endorsed candidates With Democratic control of both the House and Senate, the General Assembly can act on reform measures laid out in a letter by Democratic challenger candidates earlier in the cycle  End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement congratulating ECU-endorsed candidates for winning their races and flipping […]

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MSNBC: ECU President Tiffany Muller Rallies Volunteers at Canvass Kickoffs in VA

November 5, 2019

MSNBC today aired a national segment covering End Citizens United’s canvass kickoffs in the Richmond suburbs with Rep. Abigail Spanberger (VA-07) and several ECU-endorsed Virginia state legislative candidates. Click here to watch the clip ECU has played an important role in helping endorsed candidates run reform-focused campaigns, while also activating its grassroots network of small-dollar […]

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Lewiston Sun Journal: Tiffany Muller, in rebuttal: A win for democracy

November 4, 2019

In Washington, corporations and their political action committees dominate politics. During the 2018 election cycle, corporate PACs contributed $185 million to federal candidates. That’s 40% of all PAC giving, making them the largest source of PAC giving in the country. Unlike other PACs, corporate PACs are controlled by corporations and benefit from direct corporate money […]

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Billionaire Dick Uihlein Launches False, Desperate Ad in an Attempt to Buy Michigan Senate Seat

November 1, 2019

Uihlein was the top contributor to Roy Moore’s super PAC, even after Moore was accused of child predation  Restoration PAC, a super PAC almost entirely backed by billionaire Dick Uihlein, launched a multi-market partisan attack ad today against ECU-endorsed incumbent Senator Gary Peters (D-MI). Uihlein was a top contributor to Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore’s super PAC even in the wake […]

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ECU Helps Endorsed Virginia Legislative Candidates to the Finish Line

November 1, 2019

ECU raised and contributed more than $100,000 for endorsed Virginia legislative candidates This year, End Citizens United (ECU), a grassroots group dedicated to getting big money out of politics, has helped put its endorsed Virginia legislative candidates in a position to win and flip the General Assembly in Richmond. ECU has played an important role in helping endorsed candidates […]

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Does Sen. Martha McSally think foreign influence is OK?

November 1, 2019

Would she solicit foreign help to get elected? Senator Martha McSally (R-AZ) refuses to condemn President Trump’s solicitation of foreign interference in our elections. McSally’s reluctance to denounce Trump’s actions draws into question whether she would welcome foreign assistance and interference in her own campaign. “Arizonans deserve to know if Senator McSally thinks it is […]

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End Citizens United Action Fund Statement on House Resolution to Establish Next Phase of House Impeachment Inquiry

October 31, 2019

End Citizens United Action Fund released the following statement in support of the House’s vote to establish the procedures for the public phase of the impeachment proceedings against the President: “President Trump used military aid to pressure Ukraine to interfere in our elections and then he tried to cover it up. The American people deserve […]

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