|Contacting Your Legislators|
Maintaining good relationships with your elected official is perhaps the most helpful tool in affecting positive change in Illinois. Developing a relationship with your Senator or Representative doesn't have to be hard. It can be as easy as putting up a yard sign to show your support or attending an event he/she is hosting.
Follow these easy steps to identify your elected officials to start connecting today!
2. Once you have identified your legislators, use the buttons below to visit the Illinois General Assembly website to look up the contact information for your Senator or House Representative.
3. Start connecting! Contact the campaign office of your elected officials. Ask about upcoming events or how to get a sign for your yard. Making these connections now will help in the future when you need their support on an issue that is important to you and your profession.
The following is an example letter to send to your Senator/House Representative asking for their support, please be sure to use appropriate title and plug in the appropriate information into the bracket areas.
Dear Senator or Representative (your Senator’s/Representative's last name):
I am writing you today to ask for your support of [insert topic of legislation here].
Include more details about
Thank you, Senator/Representative (last name), for the work you do on behalf of the citizens of Illinois.
(Your full name and home address)