Want to know how to make chatting up your lawmakers really count? A few simple steps make all the difference in the world, whether it’s in a phone conversation or a face-to-face visit.
Practice the format above a few times before your call or visit, and it will help you feel comfortable and prepared.
And remember, our lawmakers are regular people just like you and me, who happen to be elected officials sworn to serve their district. Telling them what their constituents want is simply helping them do their jobs.
(Pictured: NC You're the Cure Advocate Frank Amend talks with Rep Walter Jones about a pending policy issue.)
Easy ways to leverage your voice on importance issues!
Thanks for sharing such great information! Easy steps to making the most of a meeting!
Great advice and information!
Thank you for the great advice - I will give it a try.
Will e-mail or fax my lawmakers.