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ECU Statement on First H.R. 1 Hearing

January 29, 2019

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on the House Judiciary Committee’s hearing on H.R. 1, the For the People Act: “The American people are fed up with Washington where the deck is stacked in favor of big donors and special interests at the expense of everyone else. Today’s hearing on the […]

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House Judiciary Hearing: Rep. Collins Dead Wrong on H.R.1

January 29, 2019

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on Rep. Doug Collins’ opening remarks today at the House Judiciary Committee’s hearing on H.R. 1, the For the People Act: “It’s no surprise that Representative Collins, an entrenched member of Washington’s rigged system, is opposed to H.R. 1. As he spewed lies about the […]

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CSPAN: Ethics & Campaign Finance

January 22, 2019

Less than a week after House Democrats introduced the For the People Act, the major reform legislation at the top of the Democratic agenda, End Citizens United hosted a forum with four newly-elected members of Congress to discuss the mandate to pass the bill. Joined by ECU President Tiffany Muller and Cook Political Report’s Amy […]

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End Citizens United Statement on Ninth Anniversary of Citizens United

January 21, 2019

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on the ninth anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United v. FEC decision: “In the nine years since the Supreme Court put a for sale sign on our elections, our democracy has been rigged to favor corporate special interests and mega-donors. It’s corrupting the […]

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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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