Washington, DC (TFC) – Represent Us is the grassroots organization responsible for drafting the provisional Anti-Corruption Act. This bill is designed with the singular purpose of taking the influence of big money from lobbyists and Super Pacs out of the political system. Represent Us has been making headway and gaining momentum ever since Tallahassee, FL became the first municipality in American history to pass legislation criminalizing corruption on election day of last year. Represent Us hopes to see more expansion throughout the rest of 2015. By 2016, they hope to have 12 new municipal chapters as well as 2 state senators sponsoring the Anti-Corruption Act. Represent Us is taking their momentum from last year into 2015, starting the year off with a nationwide protest scheduled for April 15, American corruption’s birthday, also known as tax day. They are calling it Representation Day.
On April 15, cities all across America will orchestrate unique demonstrations in front of government buildings, peacefully demanding representation on the day the government demands we pay it large sums of money to allow it to fund its illegal spying networks, its militarized police force that is killing over 1000 people a year, and the corrupt Federal Reserve Banks that make inflation and poverty statistical certainties with no viable political solutions.… Read the rest