Many are the times that people and organizations go scot-free with illegal transgressions they commit. A significant majority are mostly viewed to be above the law due to their power and influence, either financially or politically. As a result of this injustice, panels and committees have been established to counter their illegal activities. End Citizens United is just one of the well-known committees.
End Citizens United is a politically placed Action Committee that was established on the 1st of March 2015. It is funded by grassroots donors, and its aim is to curb the destructive effects of Citizen United and bring desirable change to the campaign finance system. It represents the interests of the grassroots to fight hard against the increased audacity of the wealthy billionaires to alter elections among other things. It champions for the building of an alliance that will work towards reforming campaign finances and also put immense pressure on lawmakers to be actionable.
The committee works towards the combating the deep pockets in politics and breaking down the existing rigid political system. It will be actualized by the election of campaign finance reform advocates and the passing of effective state ballot procedures. The idea is for these advocates to work towards tearing down End Citizen United completely. It, in turn, curtails the unlimited flow of money in politics ending a long-life era of dark money.
End Citizens United is vibrant on achieving its objective by making sure it elects pro-reform candidates to office, creating awareness on the issue of money in politics nationally, and making use of grassroots membership to exert power on the dark money in the political system. The committee also works to support candidates under the attack of the dark money groups, mostly the Democrats who are on the frontline to fight against Citizen United. It stands to back those individuals dedicated to repairing the old and corrupted campaign finance system.
The committee not only believes in transparency in political spending but also practices the virtue. Funding is sourced countrywide from thousands of grassroots transparently. Besides, it has donors that are geared towards salvaging the democracy of the nation, promoting maximum openness, and ensuring full disclosure. End Citizens United is under the leadership and guidance of top public figures that are committed to overturning Citizens United, and to oversee the election of champions who will serve to fight against Big Money in politics. More importantly, the committee aims at supporting the restoration of power to the ordinary Americans.
Moreover, to intensify the fight against the Big Money in the system, the committee has currently collected 4 million dollars a project expected to raise about 35 million dollars by 2018 to support its initiative. It also helps to convince contributors to donate towards the course and to make the campaign system clean of dark money scams. End Citizens United has built many strong ties over time through its leaders, and nothing stands between it and the 2018 midterm elections for Congress.