1. Research the Member's position on the issue at hand.
Has your Member of Congress supported this type of legislation in the past? You can also visit your Congressperson's homepage to read statements, press releases and position papers. Is your member of Congress on a committee that will look at this bill? Is your member of Congress a cosponsor of this bill?
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2. Determine your ask and what arguments/materials best support you.
- Why is this issue important to you?
- Why is this issue important to our society and to our country?
- Why is this issue important to you as a Jew?
- What is your central request of the Congressperson?