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  1. Advocacy Resource Write Effective Emails to Congress 

    Do emails to Congress work? While a single email won't often change a policymaker's position, email is a critical part of strategic advocacy for the policies you care about.

  2. Advocacy Resource Publish Letters to the Editor 

    Publishing letters to the editor and op-eds is a great way to get the attention of your members of Congress. But first, you need to write a piece that tells your story – not just the facts.

  3. Advocacy Resource Help! My Representatives Are Great. What Now? 

    Why and how to communicate with your members of Congress

    Your work isn't over on Election Day. While your members of Congress might agree with you, are they leaders on issues you care about, or are they sitting on the sidelines? Work with your members of Congress to advance peace and justice.

  4. Advocacy Resource Help! My Representatives Never Agree with Me 

    Why and how to communicate with your members of Congress

    It can be frustrating when your members of Congress disagree with you on many or even most issues. But with persistence, organizing, and strategy, you can move your members of Congress toward peace and justice.

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Action Alert You, Me, and 400 advocates on Capitol Hill: Let's lift our voices for peace! 

This week, I am joining more than 400 Quakers and friends on Capitol Hill. We will be meeting with our legislators and their staff, urging them to act for peace by repealing the 2002 Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) – the law that authorized the U.S. invasion of Iraq.

Action Alert Urge Your Senators to Support Tax Credits for Working Families  

Right now, Congress is working to pass tax legislation that will benefit businesses, while continuing to leave low-income working families behind. Before they vote, your senators need to hear from you.

Action Alert Tell Congress: Oppose Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement 

It happened. Today, two years after announcing his intention, President Trump has started the formal, year-long process of withdrawing the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement.

Action Alert Right Now Congress is Deciding Where They Stand 

Tell Them No to Expanded Walls and Immigrant Detention

Congress made it very clear: building a border wall is not a national emergency. Yet, the Trump administration continues to transfer money from schools, disaster relief, and childcare centers to keep expanding immigrant detention and the border wall.

Action Alert Congress Can Repeal the 2002 Iraq AUMF and Prevent Future Wars!  

In the next couple of weeks, Congress could take a major step to rein in the president’s authority to wage war around the world.

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