Our Actions

The coalition engages in all peaceful forms of governmental, public, media, organizational, and social media outreach that support its mission.  Our actions include:

  • Speaking engagements
  • Rallies
  • Petition circulation
  • Forums
  • Movie showings
  • Distribution of literature
  • Constituent meetings
  • Government hearings. 

Member organizations will support each others' actions as long as they are not incompatible with the mission of Money Out! People In!

There is an outline for planning outreach and awareness efforts here.


Please contact us at moneyout_peoplein@yahoo.com if you would like a speaker for your organization or you would like to participate in our actions.

Voters Right to Know Act

Money Out! People In! is all in to help collect enough signatures to put the Voters Right to Know Act on the November 2016 California ballot.  This measure will combine require all political ads to show its top 3 original funding sources of with other important anti-corruption measures.  We will be collecting official ballot measure signatures at many public gatherings and gathering endorsements from community leaders and organizations. 
See an overview here


 Corruption Awareness Project

1.  We are finalizing the Corruption Awareness Project (CAP).  We will ask specific questions to all Assembly, Senate and Congressional candidates in public meetings.  We’ll post their answers on our website.   We’ll begin with Central Contra Costa and hope others will pick up on this.     

2.   We plan to form  Speakers Bureau to create presentations and deliver them to outside organizations.

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We conduct actions to engage the public, elected officials, other organizations and the media. 

 The Corruption Awareness Program (CAP) is one of our ongoing projects.  See details of CAP and other planned actions here.








The legislation below was all introduced during the 2013 - 2014 or 2015 - 2016 California legislative session or the 113th or 114th Congress.  All those that were not enacted during their respective sessions have expired. 

California Legislation

  • SB 2 - California The Sunshine Act - Died in Assembly committee
  • SB 27 - Preventing Dark Money Contributions in  Future Campaigns - SIGNED INTO LAW
  • AB 700 - The California Disclose Act 
  • SB 254 - Create a ballot measure whereby the people of California can instruct its USs enators and congressional representatives to pass vote for an amendment stating that money is NOT speech and corporations are NOT persons
  • AB 990 - Bill to require increased disclosure and readability on political mailers - PASSED
  • SB 844 - Elections: Ballot Measure Contributions - SIGNED INTO LAW
  • SB 1253: The Ballot Measure Transparency Act- SIGNED INTO LAW
  • SB 1272: Create a ballot measure calling for amendment to the US Constitution overturning Citizen United PASSED, then the resulting Propositon 49 ORDERED REMOVED from the 2014 ballot by the California Supreme Court.
  • SB 254:  Identical to SB 1272.  Introduced into the Senate in March 2016 after the CA Supreme Court killed SB 1272.

U.S. Legislation

  • AJR 1 - Call for US Constitutional Convention under Article V - PASSED!
  • H.R. 20 - The Government By the People Act
  • H.R. 430 - The US DISCLOSE Act of 2015
  • S.229 - The DISCLOSE Act of 2015
  • S. 1538 - The Fair Elections Now Act of 2015
  • H.R 424 - The Empowering Citizens Act of 2015
  • HJR 48 - Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States providing that the rights extended by the Constitution are the rights of natural persons only.
  • HJR 31 - Proposing an amendment to the constitution of the United States that would limit campaign contributions to individuals or public funds and limit the amounts of contributions