There are few political figures in the U.S. as Texas Senator Ted Cruz who sees his own disapproval in the Lone Star State stand at 49 percent in a recent poll from End Citizens United. Cruz should be standing at the top of a campaign reflecting his position as a former candidate for the Presidency of the U.S. Instead, Cruz now finds himself embroiled in an election battle with a Democrat around 61 percent of the voting public in Texas do not understand the political platform of; End Citizens United and Beto O’Rourke have agreed to work together to push forward a message of campaign finance reform.
Beto O’Rourke is a member of the House of Representatives for El Paso and has spent his political career living and working in Texas which is why he believes he can do a better job of representing the people of Texas than the incumbent Senator. The pledge made by Beto O’Rourke sees him promise End Citizens United he will not accept campaign funding from special interest groups and billionaire donors in favor of a grassroots-funded campaign which is representative of the campaigns run by Cruz in his early political career.
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Over the course of the last eight years in Washington D.C., Ted Cruz is reported by End Citizens United to have become one of the major recipients of donations from special interest groups; in fact, End Citizens United reports Cruz has accepted as much as $1.3 million from special interest groups he now works harder for than the people of his own State of Texas. Beto O’Rourke, in contrast, has managed to raise more than $2 million over the last quarter of 2017 which outperforms Ted Cruz by more than $500,000.
End Citizens United was formed in 2015 to protect the rights of the American public in respect to the political influence of billionaire donors and corporate America which sees Ted Cruz become one of the main politicians targeted by the PAC. The growing influence of End Citizens United sees the PAC play an influential role in the election of the more than 30 Democrats to public office since the election of Republican President Donald Trump. After End Citizens United explained the political platform of Beto O’Rourke to members of the Texas public included in a recent poll the Democrat actually leaped into a two-point lead over his Republican rival for the November 2018 election.
Learn more about End Citizens United: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/onpolitics/2017/12/05/democratic-pac-end-citizens-united-names-big-money-20-targets-2018/918680001/