TEMPLATE FOR A LETTER TO AN ELECTED OFFICIAL: COPY THE TEXT BELOW AND FILL IN THE AREAS IN THE PARENTHESES

(Date)

(Your name)

(Your mailing address)

(Your email)

(Your phone)

The Honorable (Full Name), (Office Held)

(Mailing Address)

Dear (Office Held) (Last Name),

Recently, I have become very concerned about (describe the issue of concern). I hope you will (state what you are asking for - be as specific as possible - cite specific actions such as voting for or against a particular piece of legislation). I ask you to help  (list outcomes you want to achieve or prevent).

Sincerely,

(Signature)

(Your Name Typed)