It is both disturbing and deeply ironic how the supposed capitol of the free world, Washington D.C., doesn’t have access to basic democratic freedoms. From the rules that govern voting rights to how the local elections are run, the district is a perfect example of what should never be allowed.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday July 10, 2012 1:11 pm|
This November the voters in our nation’s capital will likely have the opportunity to ban campaign donations by corporations to local politicians. The Group D.C. Public Trust recently turned in over 30,000 signature to get their initiative on the ballot this year. From D.C. Public Trust: Today, D.C. Public Trust, a grassroots organization of residents [...]