If your member of Congress voted the right way, send them a message of thanks.
At the federal level, we subsidize a handful of crops that benefit billionaire corporate farms. I think that’s wrong, and it’s happening at the expense of our health and our environment. In addition, there is a farm to fork movement across the U.S. because consumers want to know where their food comes from. You voted against funding grants for farmers’ markets and other small, local farm businesses. Why?
If your member of Congress voted the right way, send them a message of thanks or stand up at a town hall meeting and let them know how much you appreciated their vote(s).
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- You can email their Congressional offices directly – let them know
that you are a constituent and that you are concerned about these issues. Personal
examples, in your own words, about why Strengthening Local Food and Farm Businesses matters to you will be the most
Attend a town hall meeting.
Refer to the “Questions to Ask” section for each issue to help you decide what you want to say.
Request a meeting with your member of Congress or their staff when they are in their district office.
Again, refer to the “Questions to Ask” section for each issue to help you decide what you want to say.
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And, most importantly, VOTE ON NOVEMBER 6!!