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Republican Lawmakers Need to Hear From You, Too

Campaign Spot reader Jeanne passes on a good point:

You’ve give some great advice regarding tea parties and town hall protests. Could you perhaps pass along one more?
Even in areas where representatives are conservative and/or oppose Obama’s health care takeover, it’s still important for us to show up at their town hall meetings.  We want them to know we support them, we’re following the legislation closely, and we’re well informed.
Call the local media and tell them your group plans to attend.  Be courteous and keep questions short and succinct.  Be prepared with good responses to media inquiries.  That should produce some good coverage for our side of the debate.

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