By Community Mobilization Team
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We’re so glad to hear you want to contact your representative(s) about LGBTQ rights!
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The most common ways to contact are the following – use the scripts below and feel free to customize!
Re: [Bill Title/Number]
My name is [First and Last Name] and I am a constituent who lives in [City].
I am writing today to urge you to [Support/Oppose] [Bill Title/Number]. This legislation seeks to [Purpose of Bill]
My Jewish tradition teaches that all people are created b’Tzelem Elohim, in the Divine image. This includes LGBTQ members of my community. I believe that my friends, neighbors, and family members who are in the LGBTQ community deserve the same rights and opportunities as anyone else. As a Jew, I feel called upon to fight injustice and take action to repair the world. It is for these reasons that I write to you today.
I urge you to join me in supporting [Bill Title/Number]
[First and Last Name]
Hello, my name is [First and Last Name] and I am a constituent living in [City]
I am calling to urge you to [support/oppose] [Bill Title or Number]. This legislation will [Purpose of Bill]. This legislation is important to me because [Personal Reason]. My Jewish tradition teaches that all people are created b’tzelem Elohim, in the Divine image. This includes LGBTQ members of my community. For these reasons, I urge you to join me in [Supporting/Opposing] the passage of [Bill Title/Number]. Thank you for your time.
[@TwitterHandle of Representative] Please support LGBTQ rights and protections and [Support/Oppose] [Bill Title/Number]. This bill is important to me because [Personal Reason]. @KeshetGLBTJews
Postcards and letters are most effective when you personalize your message! Here are some sample messages:
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