Politics is currently running the world and the End Citizens United group knows this and that’s why it is using its mandate to change the course of politics in America.So far End Citizens United has managed to raise past two million dollars from diminutive donors and it plans to bring in almost 30 million dollars for this cycle. The group officially launched just recently and the figures were confirmed by Richard Carbo who is the communications director.
The main aim of the End Citizens United is to ensure that the Supreme Court reverses a Citizens United verdict that was made in 2010. In addition to flooding the political scene with blood money, this law also gave PACs immense power. The group certainly means business and so far it has managed to mobilize more than 320,000 people into signing a petition to Congress to pass the law. The group is continuing to mobilize other liberal group and it’s estimated that it might sensitize more than four million people.
End Citizens United is planning to start an autonomous financial arm which will cater to the financial needs of the Democratic candidates that they are backing. So far the group has endorsed more than 10 Democratic candidates who include Colorado’s Senator Michael Bennet and former Wisconsin Senator Russ Feingold.
The reform group aims at backing candidates who will push for the repeal of existing financial laws. As it is this agenda is mostly being pushed by Democrats and not Republicans. Although both parties support the accountability of politicians, it is the Democrats who are aggressively pushing for it. However, the group has managed to mobilize many people and it has received more than 135,000 donations.
About End Citizens United:
End Citizens United is a group that aims to lobby for the repeal of the legislature that touches on the launch of super PAC and support of political candidates.The name End Citizens United comes from the 2010 American Supreme Court case that stated the Citizens United decision. The reform group never accepts never accepts large donations.
This refers to contributions which don’t exceed five thousand dollars from any single person. However, this did not by any chance prevent the group from raising a significant amount of money during fundraising that they held in 2016. This catapulted them to among the highest contributors of the Democratic political race contributions in the most recent American elections.
The group is also active in the grassroots level and it has managed to secure an average contribution of slightly past 14 dollars.End Citizens United has been very active in its campaign and it has managed to collect over four million dollars this year. In addition to this, the reform group has projected that it will be able to fundraise up to 35 million dollars before the 2018 midterm elections.