ADVOCACY GUIDE & RESOURCES
Judicial Branch of Government
Political Science Resources
Based Political Resources
Info on US Based Political Parties
Challenges for Pakistani American Organizations
Advocacy initiatives are absolutely crucial to
the success of our survival and success.
This page guides on different parts of the Advocacy Puzzle:
A) Identify and monitor the bills and congressional
happenings on the issues of our concern:
Can do the following through the
Library of Congress: Place an email alert on specific issues
that concern us by signing
up through this link or browse by issues
via this link or this
B) Identify and keep a list and contact information
of the Members of Congress for your area.
You can do the following through this
C) Track the voting records of your representatives
and senators through the following link: http://congress.org/congressorg/megavote/
D) Identify members of the committee dealing with
the issues of your concern through this
E) Identify other
organizations who have views similar to you or oppose your views.
Identify them and understand their plan of action.
F ) Communicate with members of congress about your concerns and
issues. Please see section on communications.
the main media 1) Print 2) Television 3) Radio outlet sources for
B) Keep the names, and contact information available.
Contact them using the suggested guidelines.Please visit our Media
COMMUNICATING WITH CONGRESS:
Making a Phone Call to
member of Congress:
Meeting with the Member
Telephone numbers of 109th House Representatives
Telephone Numbers of 109th Senate Representatives
Pre-set Member Labels
for 109th Congress
THINK TANKS INFLUENCING POLICIES
The link shows the Think
Tanks that do have influence on the US policies