Call your Legislators!
An old-fashioned phone call goes a long way with legislators. One of the roles of staffers are to educate their legislators with concerns from their constituents. This includes emails and calls!
Making a call, and knowing what to say!
You will need to prep yourself with information from Module 2 to best communicate the intent of your phone call. You will likely not speak to your legislator directly, but talking to their staffer in charge of your issue is just as good.
Forget where to find the numbers? Visit Module 1 to locate info about your legislator. Learn what to say by clicking the link below. You will be re-directed to a national association representing scientists (UCSUSA.org) in a new window when you click the button below.
Crash course video
A video showing an OT student call her legislator is coming soon! Stay tuned.
Once live, this 1-minute video specifically shows a successful call with a staffer at a legislator's office. You will be re-directed to YouTube in a new window when you click the button below.