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End Citizens United Endorses Jaime Harrison for U.S. Senate

December 4, 2019

Harrison has made anti-corruption and government reform a cornerstone of his campaign End Citizens United (ECU) endorsed Jaime Harrison for U.S. Senate in South Carolina. Harrison is proving his commitment to fighting corruption in Washington and getting big money out of politics by building a grassroots movement powered by small-dollar donors. “Jaime Harrison is dedicated […]

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Kelly Loeffler’s Appointment Embodies Everything Wrong With Washington

December 4, 2019

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on Georgia Governor Brian Kemp’s decision to appoint Kelly Loeffler to the U.S. Senate: “Kelly Loeffler’s return on investment for her campaign contributions to the Republican party is Georgia’s U.S. Senate seat. A political mega-donor who can buy her way into the Senate is […]

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Rep. Duncan Hunter’s Guilty Plea Highlights Culture of Corruption

December 3, 2019

End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the following statement on Representative Duncan Hunter (CA-50), a Big Money 20 incumbent, pleading guilty to misusing campaign funds a year after his indictment:  “Corruption is rampant in Washington, and Duncan Hunter’s misuse of campaign funds is just the tip of the iceberg. From insider trading, to using campaign funds as a […]

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$35,000: The Price to Buy Hagedorn’s Silence on RFS Decision

November 26, 2019

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement supporting Dan Feehan’s comment on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Renewable Fuel Standard decision: “Rep. Jim Hagedorn’s silence is deafening, but it comes as no surprise considering Hagedorn has taken $35,000 from Big Oil and Gas over the course of his career. Rep. Hagedorn […]

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Complaint alleges McSally falling short on donor reporting

November 21, 2019

Associated Press Staff PHOENIX (AP) — A complaint filed with the Federal Elections Commission alleges Republican Sen. Martha McSally’s campaign hasn’t done enough to collect and report the occupation and employer for its contributors. The liberal political group End Citizens United said it plans to file the compliant on Thursday. Campaigns are required to make […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Alyse Galvin in AK-AL

November 21, 2019

Galvin, whose endorsement coincides with the rollout of her ‘Beacon Bright Integrity Agenda,’ is building a people-powered campaign and rejecting corporate PAC money Republican incumbent Rep. Don Young has taken over $3.7 million from corporate PACs over the course of his career in Congress End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed independent candidate Alyse Galvin for […]

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End Citizens United Files FEC Complaint Against Senator McSally

November 21, 2019

McSally failed to report employer and occupation information for donors who contributed over $284,000 McSally has a long and troubling history of violations with the FEC End Citizens United (ECU) today filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) against Senator Martha McSally (R-AZ). The complaint states that the McSally campaign violated election law […]

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End Citizens United Announces House Incumbent Protection Program for “Reformers at Risk”

November 21, 2019

The Reformers at Risk are 26 Democratic House members running for re-election in battleground districts All 26 House members were instrumental in passing the For the People Act, the most sweeping anti-corruption and money in politics reform bill since Watergate End Citizens United (ECU) today announced its “Reformers at Risk” House incumbent protection program, the […]

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End Citizens United Stands with Andy Kim Against Kate Gibbs

November 20, 2019

End Citizens United (ECU) President Tiffany Muller released the following statement after Kate Gibbs announced her candidacy in New Jersey’s third congressional district: “New Jerseyans want representation that can’t be bought and that’s exactly what they have in Rep. Andy Kim. Andy is a reformer who earned voters’ trust in 2018 by rejecting corporate PAC […]

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