It takes just a few minutes.
When you call your public official:
1. Give your name and (to show you're a constituent) address.
2. Name the issue you're calling about.
3. Explain politely and calmly why the issue is important to you.
4. Ask for action, such as voting for or against a bill or ordinance.
5. Thank the person taking your message.
Find your local, state and federal elected officials here.