Sample Letters and Narratives

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Sample Letters and Narratives

Sample Telephone Narrative for Congressional Representative:

“My name is (give your first and last name).  I’m a voter and constituent of Representative (give the last name).  I urge the Representative to oppose any cuts to the EPA’s budget.  Please save the environment and save the U.S. EPA from the special interest groups who are urging Congress to cut EPA’s budget and hamstring its ability to enforce our nation’s laws.  Cutting EPA’s budget is bad policy and will deny our future generations clean air, clean water and the natural beauty of this great country.”

Sample Telephone Narrative for United States Senator:

“My name is (give your first and last name).  I’m a (give the name of your state) voter.  I urge the Senator to oppose any cuts to the EPA’s budget.  Please save the environment and save the U.S. EPA from the special interest groups who are urging Congress to cut EPA’s budget and hamstring its ability to enforce our nation’s laws.  Cutting EPA’s budget is bad policy and will deny our future generations clean air, clean water and the natural beauty of this great country.”

Sample Letters to Congress

Note: Please FAX your letter to both of your Senator’s offices in Washington, DC in order to ensure that it arrives as soon as possible

Date

The Honorable (Insert Full Name)
 United States Senate 
(United States House of Representatives)
Washington, DC 20515

 Dear Senator (insert last name only) or Representative (insert last name only):

I am writing to voice my opposition to any further cuts to the EPA’s budget. The House budget plan for EPA is an outrageous attack on human health and the environment.

Congress doesn’t need to further reduce the standard of living for all Americans by cutting funding for clean air, clean water, safe food, as well as protecting this great country’s natural resources.

I expect you to support a strong EPA, with adequate staffing and funding.

Stop the wrecking ball approach!  That is not what you have been elected to do.

Sincerely,

Name 
Address 
City, State Zip Code

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