Citizen’s Handbook to Influencing Elected​ Officals

Citizen Advocacy in State Legislatures and Congress

By Bradford Fitch

Book Summary

Practical guidance how to prepare for and meet with elected officials and staff, how to write effective letters and emails to elected officials, strategies for influencing legislators face-to-face, best practices for communicating with Congress and state legislatures, and how to write persuasive “letters to the editor”. Includes the U.S. Constitution and the Declaration of Independence.

About the Author

Bradford Fitch is President of the Congressional Management Foundation. He is the author of Media Relations Handbook for Agencies, Associations, Nonprofits and Congress, and Citizen's Handbook to Influencing Elected Officials.

Customer Testimonials

"This is a well designed and well written guide book for those who really care how our government works and how we can implement much needed change!" -- Grady Harp, Amazon Top 50 Reviewer "Citizen's Handbook to Influencing Elected Officials is a choice read for those who want to make a difference with today's hard to reach politicians." -- Midwest Book Review