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End Citizens United: Ending Big Money Politics

CitizensPolitics / May 31, 2018 / No Comments

End Citizens United (ECU) is an organization that was created after the 2010 Supreme Court decision United v. F.E.C. This court ruling completely changed elections and politics within the United States. In essence, what the United v. F.E.C ruling says is that corporations can be considered people, thus allowing billionaires, companies, and special interest groups to spend as much, untraceable, money on elections as they choose to. The ultimate goal of End Citizens United is to bring an end to Citizens United and big money politics. The organization hopes to achieve this in a number of ways, including: to elect candidates who are pro-reform; by ensuring that the issue of …..

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What End Citizens United Hopes to Achieve in the Coming Elections

CitizensPolitics / October 29, 2017 / No Comments

With a following of more than 300,000 people on Facebook, and millions of others across the social media platforms, End Citizens United is one of the few PACs that have remained active after the 2016 general elections. The main reason they have chosen to stay connected with the politics of the day is the fact that they want the constitution to be amended, and they want Super PACs to be barred from taking part in the electoral process. The first case that they brought to court, the End Citizens United versus FEC, was not satisfied like they had hoped. However, the group is trying their best to raise funds to …..

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How George Soros Became One of the World’s Foremost Philanthropists

BusinessPolitics / October 11, 2017 / No Comments

George Soros is one of the most prominent political figures on the face of the Earth. Raised in Hungary before emigrating to London and finding success in America, Soros knows that he is a citizen of the planet rather than just an individual within lines of boundaries. George Soros is the founder of the Soros Hedge Fund, one of the most successful investment firms int he world, as well as the Open Society Foundations — his philanthropic extension that has donated nearly $12 billion worldwide. Let’s take a little bit of a closer look at George Soros, a prominent figure that has largely been misrepresented by Western media and George …..

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