Weegy: Colonists desired to uphold their rights (at the time) as Englishmen by protesting the Stamp Act. This included burning stamps, refusal to use them, protests and intimidation of tax distributors. [ [ Their influence was enough to have the act rewritten - regretfully making the act into law.
They wanted actual representation and the closes they got was Benjamin Franklin who was mainly representing Pensylvania.
George Granville claimed ... (More)