The Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Bill H.R. 3535 now needs to gain the
support of many more House members. Please take a few moments to individualize
the attached template letter to send to your Congressional House members via
email by MARCH 1st. (Letter to Senators will be at a later time.) You can find
your members of congress here.
PLEASE NOTE:You will need to open the attached and tailor the highlighted parts
and can add a picture if youwant. (The highlights may only be visible on a
computer, not an iPad.)
If you choose to call, follow these steps:Call the Capitol switchboard at
202-224-3121. The Leadership ConfeThe Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy
bill now needs to gain the sponsorship of many more House members, and it needs
to be introduced in the Senate. Please take a few moments to contact your
Congressional members to ask them to sponsor this bill either by phone or
email. You can find your members of congress here.If you choose to call,
follow these steps:
- Call the Capitol switchboard at 202-224-3121. The Leadership Conference
on Civil Rights provides great information to help you in telephoning your
- When someone answers (or if you reach an answering machine) identify
yourself and let them know you’re a constituent.
- Ask your member of Congress, and their staff whom you’re likely to speak
to, to co-sponsor the Cogswell-Macy Act – H.R. 3535, and ask him/her to get
back to you with a response. Point them to the: Cogswell/Macy Act for the full
text of the legislation.
Here is more information on the Bill if you want.
Click here for House of Representatives advocacy information.
Click here for the Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Act Summary.
WE NEED YOU in ACTION NOW - PLEASE :-) !!!
Our National groups will also share your letters, if you are willing to share
them. Please also send a copy of your letter to: nfadb.stephanie@xxxxxxxxx
Thank you,Texas Partnership of Family Organizations
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