Witnessing to Your Legislators

It is vitally important for people of faith to witness to their legislators on social justice issues.  Such witnessing helps to make our government responsive, open, and accountable to the highest ethical standards.

Your Board of Church and Society has prepared the following resources to help you in making an effective witness to your legislators.  Just click on the links below for background information and assistance, a sample letter to a legislator, and contact information for your legislators:

Making a Legislative Witness (pdf)

Sample Letter to a Legislator (Word)

Contact Information for Congressional and State Legislators (Word)


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