Contact Your Members of Congress
Are you ready to key your federal lawmakers into the value of the arts and sciences? Below, are several sample emails that you can copy and paste to send to your Members of Congress.
Tips and Suggestions to Make Your Call More Personal
- Keep your message as short, simple, and specific as possible. If you can, reference pending legislation in your state or specific budget line items.
- Tell a brief personal anecdote when possible to tie your message back home for your legislator.
- Ask for a response by indicating you would appreciate a reply on the issue.
- Follow up when appropriate by thanking your legislator when you agree with there votes or informing them when you disagree.