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New ECU $1.7 Million Ad Campaign Targets Seven Races

October 23, 2018

ECU launches ads in MT-Sen, ND-Sen, ME-02, MN-03, NM-02, NY-19, and NY-22 End Citizens United (ECU) today announced its latest ad buy. It will spend nearly $1.7 million in seven competitive races to elect candidates who will fight to unrig the system in Washington. The announcement comes on the heels of last week’s $2.5 million […]

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New ECU Ad in TX-32: The Numbers Expose Pete Sessions

October 23, 2018

End Citizens United (ECU) today launched a new TV ad in Texas’ 32nd congressional district focusing on the millions of dollars Congressman Pete Sessions has taken from corporate PACs in contrast to Colin Allred’s refusal to take a dime of corporate PAC money. The ad, titled “By the Numbers,” is part of a $532,000 ad campaign that […]

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Texas Tribune: End Citizens United enters TX-32 TV battle

October 23, 2018

First in The Blast: Another group is entering the air war in Texas’ 32nd Congressional District. End Citizens United, the national Democratic organization that promotes campaign finance reform, released a TV ad today targeting U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Dallas, over the corporate PAC money he has received during his long tenure in Congress. The commercial is part of a […]

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End Citizens United Files FEC Complaint Against Rep. Balderson; NRCC

October 23, 2018

Balderson and NRCC attempt to cover an excessive in-kind donation via a “hybrid ad” End Citizens United (ECU) today filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Committee (FEC) against Rep. Troy Balderson and the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC). Balderson has taken an excessive in-kind contribution from the NRCC, which is funding an ad it is not […]

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New ECU Ad in NY-19: John Faso Gets the Checks, We Pay the Bills

October 23, 2018

End Citizens United (ECU) today launched a new TV ad in New York’s 19th congressional district highlighting Congressman John Faso’s record of corrupt pay to play politics.  Faso took thousands of dollars from the pharmaceutical and insurance industries and voted to gut protections for pre-existing and for an “age tax” that could raise premiums on […]

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ME-02: Golden Takes Six Point Lead in Latest Poll

October 22, 2018

Golden leads Poliquin 48-42   Washington, DC —  A new poll of likely voters, commissioned by End Citizens United (ECU) and conducted by Global Strategy Group, shows challenger Jared Golden taking the lead in ME-02 as voters sour on Representative Bruce Poliquin, 48-42 percent. Click here to see the polling memo. The poll finds that despite the […]

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NEW OH-12 Poll: O’Connor and Balderson in Statistical Tie; 46-48

October 22, 2018

Poll shows the race well within the margin of error with 6% of voters still undecided 52% of independents support O’Connor compared to 40% for Balderson  Washington, DC —  A poll of likely voters in OH-12 commissioned by End Citizens United (ECU) and conducted by Clarity Campaign Labs shows candidate Danny O’Connor polling within the margin […]

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The Oakland Press: ELECTION 2018: Elissa Slotkin Q&A

October 22, 2018

By: Mark Cavitt […] What’s on your mind? OP: What haven’t we asked about that is burning a hole in your pocket and that you just need to get out on the table? Slotkin: I think what has struck me is, from both sides of the aisle, people are just seeking a new generation of […]

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The Columbus Dispatch: Group complains Rep. Troy Balderson ad violated election law

October 22, 2018

By: Jack Torry An independent organization which has endorsed Democrat Danny O’Connor has complained the campaign of U.S. Rep. Troy Balderson and the National Republican Congressional Committee both violated federal law when they aired a TV commercial last week that was partly financed by the NRCC. The group, which calls itself “End Citizens United,” charged […]

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Burlington County Times: Donald Norcross: Protecting the American people, and growing New Jersey’s economy

October 19, 2018

By: Donald Norcross/Democrat Party As a father and grandfather, I’m focused on securing a better future for the next generation of Americans. I hope to earn your support to grow South Jersey’s economy by fighting for good jobs and higher wages, affordable educational opportunities, health care and retirement security, a strong nation and safe neighborhoods. […]

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