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In addition to calling, emails are an effective way to reach your elected representatives. If your reps don’t appear in these campaigns, you can usually find a contact form on their website. Another alternative is Resistbot, which allows you to contact your reps via text message, Twitter, or Facebook Messenger—it’s fun!

Write Your Reps! Impeach Trump Now and ask #OneSimpleQuestion

Write Your Reps! Impeach Trump Now and ask #OneSimpleQuestion
This letter will go to both of your Senators and your House representative. The messaging is simple. Ask them: Do you think it's OK to ask a foreign power to interfere in our elections? ...
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Write Your Reps! Tell Greg Abbott: Call a special session to #DoSomething about gun violence in Texas

Write Your Reps! Tell Greg Abbott: Call a special session to #DoSomething about gun violence in Texas
The day before a gunman—specifically targeting Mexican immigrants—killed 22 people in an El Paso Walmart, Gov. Greg Abbott sent a fundraising letter that warned: “Unless you and I want liberals to succeed in their plan to transform Texas—and our entire country—through illegal immigration.” Since then, Gov. Abbott has acknowledged that “mistakes were made,” a dodge so pervasive in politics that ...
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Write Your Reps! Dear John Cornyn: Your failure to act on the climate crisis is a dereliction of duty

Write Your Reps! Dear John Cornyn: Your failure to act on the climate crisis is a dereliction of duty
"One theory of government is that it only reacts to a crisis; trouble comes when we cannot even agree on what a crisis is." —Molly Ivins, on the danger of climate change denialism, in 1995. It's taken a generation for leaders in Congress to begin taking seriously the threat of climate catastrophe, and now it may be too late. It will ...
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Write your reps! John Cornyn thinks Texans don’t care about Trump’s racism

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“I know we are consumed by this here, but it doesn’t consume my constituents when I go back home,” Sen. John Cornyn said. —Politico, July 16, 2019 Really, John Cornyn? ...
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Write your reps! Demand an impeachment inquiry now.

Write your reps! Demand an impeachment inquiry now.
Trump’s election in 2016 was the Molotov cocktail that ignited the Indivisible movement, including Indivisible Austin. Broadly speaking, our primary means of resisting Trump is congressional advocacy. For a lot of us, this strategy provides a coping mechanism: We can actually do something—that is proven to work. We call our representatives! We track bills! We win elections! No doubt this ...
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Write Your Reps! No additional funding for immigration enforcement

Write Your Reps! No additional funding for immigration enforcement
The week of June 24, House Democrats will vote on a bill to provide the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with additional funding. The Senate will also be voting on its own bill, which will contain nearly $5 billion for DHS. This is money that Trump can use to expand his detention and deportation machine. This is in the same ...
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Write your reps! Support the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 (H.R.8)

Write your reps! Support the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 (H.R.8)
Congress is voting the week of February 25, 2019 on H.R.8, which would close the loophole in the current law to require background checks for firearm purchases online and at gun shows. It’s a small, but important step toward ending the epidemic of gun violence. Rep. Lloyd Doggett is a cosponsor (thanks, Lloyd!) and the bill has five Republican cosponsors as ...
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Write Your Reps! Say NO to David Whitley for Secretary of State

Say NO to David Whitley, say NO to voter suppression
Take action today and tell your State Senator that voter suppression has no place in Texas, and that they must vote NO on the confirmation of Secretary of State David Whitley. In January the Texas Secretary of State — who is a nominee and NOT confirmed yet — issued an advisory that drove Ken Paxton, Greg Abbott and even Donald ...
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Write Your Reps! Tell your reps to end the #FakeEmergency

Fake Emergency: Senate Edition
The House PASSED Rep. Joaquin Castro's resolution to end the Fake National Emergency. Now it goes to the Senate. Ultimately it will need a veto-proof majority. So write your senators now! Trump declared a national emergency to build his vanity wall after signing the funding bill that will lead to even more detention, deportation, and family separations at the border ...
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