...makes it a felony for a public official to extort property under color of office. Trading campaign contributions for promises of official actions or inactions are also prohibited under the act.
The law is that; Whoever in any way or degree conspire to extort property (TAX MONEY IS PROPERTY) in furtherance of a plan or purpose, CONSPIRE to EXTORT in violation of the ACT, (Hobbs Act) under color of official right, (ANYONE WORKING FOR THE GOVERNMENT), within the United States or Territories is in violation of the ACT (HOBBS ACT) and shall be fined and IMPRISONED not more than twenty years or both. YOU CAN ALSO CHARGE THESE PUBLIC OFFICIALS WITH CONSPIRACY, CORRUPTION, ABUSE OF OFFICE, ETC, ETC, ETC!
Some may argue, "but, the HAMP program had good intentions and you can't impeach a president for having good intentions". The key here is the good intentions are simply the sound bites that we heard that promoted HAMP as a good intention. There can be no good intention when to access a government program you have to agree to give up your home, especially when the purpose of the program was to SAVE your home from foreclosure.