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Las Vegas Review Journal: New Ad Attacks Heck over Campaign Spending

August 27, 2016

By: Jamie Munks A Democratic PAC this week launched its second ad in Nevada contending that U.S. Rep. Joe Heck has benefited from millions of dollars in dark money during his political career, and has opposed efforts to expose the sources of anonymous campaign spending. The Nevada Republican and his Democratic opponent, former Nevada attorney […]

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Bloomberg Government: Sanders to aid Democrat Zephyr Teachout in House race

August 26, 2016

By: Kim Chipman & Greg Giroux NV: End Citizens United, group advocating for greater disclosure of how campaigns financed, released TV ad saying GOP Rep. Joe Heck benefited from $5.3 million in political spending “from secret sources, corporations, and the billionaire Koch brothers,” also “voted to keep the piles of secret money coming” The $5.3 million figure […]

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Huffington Post: How New Hampshire can Help Fix Washington

August 26, 2016

By: Tiffany Muller New Hampshire families don’t have much patience for Washington, D.C. Dysfunction has paralyzed Congress.  It’s failed to pass a budget, it can’t agree on an energy plan, and it won’t even hold a hearing on a nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court.  It’s gotten so bad that the Centers for Disease Control can’t […]

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KTNV: New Ad Targets Heck on Dark Money

August 25, 2016

By: Jon Ralston The outside ad campaign in Nevada’s Senate race continues today with a new spot from a group advocating campaign finance reform. The commercial, which you can see below from End Citizens United, builds on a previous ad assailing Rep. Joe Heck for taking dark money and for supporting the practice. The $1.5 million […]

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New End Citizens United Ad: Heck Votes to Keep Millions in Political Spending Secret

August 25, 2016

For Immediate Release Date: Thursday, August 25, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United launched its second ad in Nevada today highlighting the mountain of anonymous money special interests spend to elect Congressman Joe Heck, and Heck’s votes to keep the sources of that money secret. Heck has benefited from $5.3 million in anonymous […]

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End Citizens United Endorses Stephanie Murphy for Congress

August 25, 2016

For Immediate Release Thursday, August 25, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United has officially endorsed Stephanie Murphy for Congress. Murphy is running to represent Florida’s 7th Congressional District. End Citizens United (ECU) is a grassroots-funded organization that is dedicated to electing members of Congress who, like Murphy, will fight to overturn Citizens United […]

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Grassroots Action: Families Call on Ayotte to Stop Protecting Special Interests, Side with New Hampshire

August 23, 2016

For Immediate Release Tuesday, August 23, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org Campaign finance reform group End Citizens United (ECU) is launching a grassroots action today targeting Senator Kelly Ayotte. ECU members in New Hampshire will participate in a call-in campaign urging Ayotte to side with the overwhelming majority of Americans who support overturning the Supreme Court’s misguidedCitizens United decision.  Ayotte […]

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Nevada Families Call on Heck to Stop Protecting Special Interests

August 23, 2016

For Immediate Release Tuesday, August 23, 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org Campaign finance reform group End Citizens United (ECU) is launching a grassroots action today targeting Congressman Joe Heck. ECU members in Nevada will participate in a call-in campaign urging Heck to side with the overwhelming majority of Americans who support overturning the Supreme Court’s misguided Citizens United decision.  Heck has […]

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New Ad: Poliquin takes Wall Street Playbook to Washington

August 23, 2016

For Immediate Release Tuesday, August 23 2016 Contact: Adam Bozzi, adam@endcitizensunited.org End Citizens United is launching a new ad in Maine today calling out Congressman Bruce Poliquin for taking his Wall Street playbook to Washington and putting profits ahead of people. Poliquin voted to turn Medicare into a voucher system, raising costs for seniors and potentially boosting insurance […]

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