Self-advocacy 101: Find Your Congressional Representatives (Updated with a Tool for Finding State Legislators)

Self-advocacy 101: Find your Congressional representatives–now updated with a tool for finding state representatives.

One Thing You Can Do debuted on January 7, 2017. This was the first post we published:


Traditionally, we repost that story on our anniversary. This time, we’re offering the link plus more useful information.

We have since learned about Openstates.org, a tool that lets you plug in your zip code and find your state legislators. It also helps you find and track state legislation.

You’ll find it invaluable when following the Home State, Swing State, Red State strategy.

See the OpenStates.org search tool for finding state legislators and legislation:


See the About page for OpenStates.org:


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