How to work with your members of congress

Advocating at the federal level can feel a little different than at the state levelfor starters, members of congress cover a lot more ground and the public policy process officially happens in Washington, D.C. But that doesn't mean your congressional delegates aren't accessible and accountable to you. 

Policymakers need public input to develop good ideas into good policy, and nonprofits are valued experts in our areas of specialty. Here are our latest tips for being a strong advocate.

Be sure to check out our printable resources for how to engage with Congress!