The ability of a free people to govern themselves is a right that lies at the core of what makes our nation great, not something to be purchased. Average Americans can't afford to throw lavish fundraisers or retain lobbyists. The corrosive influence of money in politics has reduces access to a system that was designed for every American to a luxury that few can afford.
Enough. When politicians choose money over the people, those politicians are corrupt. If you won't make meaningful anti-corruption reform a priority, we, the people, will elect new leaders who will.
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The bill would overhaul campaign finance, impose strict lobbying and conflict of interest laws, and end secret political money. A government of, by, and for the people isn't an idealistic fantasy — it's non negotiable. Visit http://anticorruptionact.org to read the full provisions of the act and learn more about our plan to get it passed.
Congress thought that they could sneak through a series of awful provisions in the Omnibus Bill without the public catching on. But guess what? We noticed and we are angry. Speak up now! Here are just a few of the most outrageous elements of the deal: Defense lobbyists scored $479 Million for defense contractors to make warplanes the Pentagon did not ask for. Sound expensive? They're paying…
Now more than ever, we need tough new anti-corruption reforms like those outlined in the American Anti-Corruption Act in order to ensure equal representation for every American. Check out this link for more information. Here is a really funny video explaining the ruling.
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