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End Citizens United Announces Quarter Million Dollar Ad Buy in PA-18

February 22, 2018

Contrasts Lamb’s leadership on reform with Saccone’s record of spending tax dollars on himself The television ads will run in support of Lamb from February 26 – March 4 End Citizens United (ECU) today unveiled its first ad in the Pennsylvania 18 special election. The television ad, titled “Clean House,” contrasts Conor Lamb’s commitment torejecting corporate […]

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End Citizens United Responds to Special Counsel Indictment

February 16, 2018

Following today’s breaking news that a federal grand jury indicted 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities for interfering with U.S. elections and political processes, End Citizens United President Tiffany Muller released the below statement. “President Trump has dismissed Russia’s meddling in our elections as a hoax while his Republican colleagues in Congress have opposed […]

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End Citizens United: Congress Must Reject Riders Gutting Johnson Amendment

February 15, 2018

As Congress prepares spending bill, ECU is calling on members of Congress to reject any provisions that roll back the Johnson Amendment  Washington D.C. — Ahead of Congress’s March 23 deadline to pass a spending bill, End Citizens United (ECU) is calling on lawmakers to reject any riders in the bill that would gut the Johnson Amendment, which protects […]

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Gillibrand Pledges to Reject Corporate PAC Money; End Citizens United Endorses Re-election

February 13, 2018

A Proven Reformer, Gillibrand Demonstrates Leadership By Rejecting All Campaign Contributions from Corporate PACs End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Senator Kirsten Gillibrand for U.S. Senate. The endorsement coincides with Gillibrand’s announcement that she is rejecting all money from corporate PACs, including trade association PACs, LLCs and LLP PACs associated with law firms and other […]

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Special Interest 101: A look into Saccone’s Corporate PAC Money

February 9, 2018

With voters fed up with the amount of special interest money in politics, a growing number of candidates are rejecting corporate PAC money, or all PAC money. And some are even out raising their incumbent opponents, as is the case in the PA-18 special election. In the PA-18 special election, candidate Rick Saccone served in […]

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In PA-18 Countdown: Counting Up Saccone’s Corporate PAC Money

February 9, 2018

      In his state and federal races, Saccone cashes in $39,000 from corporate PACs, Lamb refuses it With just over a month until the special election in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional district, the race is shaping up to be a showdown between the grassroots and corporate special interests. In his state and federal races, Rick […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Andrew Janz Against Devin Nunes in CA-22

February 5, 2018

Janz, a prosecutor, is rejecting all corporate PAC money and is committed to reforming the rigged system in Washington  The infamous Congressman Nunes is undermining the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Andrew Janz for Congress in California’s 22nd Congressional district. Janz is rejecting all corporate PAC […]

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