What should I know when starting my advocacy efforts?
While communicating with legislators, it is important to remember that they are bombarded by individuals and organizations constantly on the countless number of issues affecting the world today. To make an impact on your legislator, remember:
- State your relationship: Be sure to clearly state that you are a constituent and live in the legislator’s district
- Be personal: Legislators and their staff are more apt to pay attention to a personal letter or phone call than a form letter with no