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Interacting with Your Legislators
Citizens play a very important role in the lawmaking process – and they are the reality checks that elected officials look to when deciding how they will approach an issue. Iowa’s lawmakers are very accessible – and ready to hear from their constituents. That is why advocacy can be so effective – you don’t need a professional lobbyist to represent your views – you just need some basic understanding of the lawmaking process. Click on the publication below to help you learn more about interacting with your legislators.
Find Your Legislators
To find out who your legislators are and their mailing address, phone number and e-mail address, click on the link below. Families can search by address, city or zip code and will list your state and federal legislators.
Here are additional websites that may be of interest to foster and adoptive families.