Members of Congress are headed home for the August recess. This is a huge opportunity for the LGBTQ community to demonstrate our strength and reach. Now would be a great time to schedule a visit with your representative in their local office. Find them here.
In September things like budget, health care reform, and immigration policy will be tackled in Washington. These subjects have real-life implications for us. It's important to let your representatives know about the issues concerning our community. Make sure they understand that you're watching how they are voting.
Here is a 5-part video guide and a tookit from the Indivisible Project and NextGen America on how to engage in activism over the August recess.