Apparently, Congress can act quickly when it wants to.
After hearing complaints of long lines at the airports, Congress gave the Federal Aviation Administration a way around the sequester. These senseless, across-the-board federal budget cuts were supposed to affect everyone, but air traffic controllers got a pass.
Thousands of seniors who are struggling every day just to make ends meet are finding they no longer have access to critical services like meals, transportation, energy assistance, and affordable housing.
Make your letter more effective by personalizing it with a story of real seniors in your community. Thanks for your support!
End the sequester now to protect vulnerable seniors
Dear [Decision Maker],
As a constituent committed to the vulnerable seniors in our community, I'm writing to urge you to end the senseless, drastic budget cuts under the sequester.
Sincerely,[Your Name] [Your Address] [City, State ZIP]