NO on the American Health Care Act of 2017

Soon the House of Representatives is going to vote for the American Health Care Act of 2017. This act will cause millions of Americans to lose coverage and creates enormous tax breaks for the wealthy in our country. Health care experts from across the political spectrum agree the bill is unworkable and suffers from fatal flaws. Even if you believe the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) needs to be replaced, this is likely not the replacement you want.

Take five minutes out of your day and demand something better from Congress.

STEP ONE:
Use this link to the contact information for your representative and two senators.

Representative
Senators

STEP TWO:
Use the phone script or form email below to contact your officials. Feel free to modify the message as you see fit. As a tip a PHONE CALL IS MORE LIKELY TO GET YOUR VOICE HEARD AND COUNTED THAN AN EMAIL, but an email is better than nothing!

PHONE CALL SCRIPT:

Hello, my name is [YOUR NAME] and I’m calling the office of [NAME OF REPRESENTATIVE OR SENATOR] because I am a constituent. I live at [ADDRESS, CITY, and STATE] and my phone number is [PHONE NUMBER].

I’m calling to ask the [REPRESENTATIVE OR SENATOR] to oppose by all means HR 1628 The American Health Care Act of 2017. This act will cause millions of Americans to lose coverage and creates enormous tax breaks for the wealthy in our country. Health care experts from across the political spectrum agree the bill is unworkable and suffers from fatal flaws. Please do not vote for this bill.

I ask that my representatives in Congress raise their voice on this issue and any others like it that arise.

You will be hearing from me on more issues in the future. Thank you for your time.

 

FORM EMAIL:

Dear [NAME OF REPRESENTATIVE OR SENATOR],

My name is [YOUR NAME] and I’m writing to you because I am one of your constituents.

I’m writing to ask you to oppose by all means HR 1628 The American Health Care Act of 2017. This act will cause millions of Americans to lose coverage and creates enormous tax breaks for the wealthy in our country. Health care experts from across the political spectrum agree the bill is unworkable and suffers from fatal flaws. Please do not vote for this bill.

You will be hearing from me on more issues in the future. Thank you for your time.

Sincerely,

[YOUR NAME]

[YOUR ADDRESS]

[YOUR CITY, YOUR STATE, ZIP CODE]

[YOUR EMAIL]

 

STEP THREE:

Share this message with your friends. The more who call, the better our chances of moving America forward.

To get weekly scripts and emails, join the Contact Congress group on Facebook.

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