Emergency Civics Lesson

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Call to action, Uncategorized

WYGC – Pennsylvania Edition

Outraged? Want to voice your concern? Who you gonna call?

  1. Call your representatives first, call them at your district office, if you can get through, if you cannot, try any of their other numbers

Senator Bob Casey

  • Washington DC: (202) 224-6324
  • Philadelphia: (215) 405-9660
  • Northeastern PA Office: (570) 941-0930
  • Erie: (814) 874-5080
  • Harrisburg: (717) 231-7540
  • Toll Free: (866) 461-9159
  • Pittsburgh: (412) 803-7370
  • Central PA office: (814) 357-0314
  • Lehigh Valley Offices: (610) 782-9470

Senator Pat Toomey

  • Allentown/Lehigh Valley: (610) 434-1444
  • Toll-free phone (for callers in PA): 1-855-552-1831
  • Erie: (814) 453-3010
  • Harrisburg: (717) 782-3951
  • Philadelphia: (215) 241-1090
  • Pittsburgh: (412) 803-3501
  • Scranton: (570) 941-3540
  • Johnstown: (814) 266-5970
  • Washington, D.C. : (202) 224-4254

 

Representatives in the House for the State of Pennsylvania:

District Name Party Phone
1 Brady, Robert D 202-225-4731
2 Evans, Dwight D 202-225-4001
3 Kelly, Mike R 202-225-5406
4 Perry, Scott R 202-225-5836
5 Thompson, Glenn W. R 202-225-5121
6 Costello, Ryan R 202-225-4315
7 Meehan, Pat R 202-225-2011
8 Fitzpatrick, Michael G. R 202-225-4276
9 Shuster, Bill R 202-225-2431
10 Marino, Tom R 202-225-3731
11 Barletta, Lou R 202-225-6511
12 Rothfus, Keith R 202-225-2065
13 Boyle, Brendan D 202-225-6111
14 Doyle, Mike D 202-225-2135
15 Dent, Charles W. R 202-225-6411
16 Pitts, Joseph R. R 202-225-2411
17 Cartwright, Matthew D 202-225-5546
18 Murphy, Tim R 202-225-2301

You can find which is your representative here as well as finding their local numbers

If you’re trying to help somone in another state find numbers, this is the link for Senators Call them at your district office first

2. As a concerned citizen ANYONE may call:

  • The House Oversight committee: (202) 225-5074
  • Paul Ryan (Wisconsin –  Speaker of the house) Website DC office: (202) 225-3031,
  • Nancy Pelosi (California – House minority leader) Website DC: (202) 225-0100
  • Mitch McConnell (Kentucky – Senate Majority Leader) WebsiteDC: (202) 224-2541
  • Chuck Schumer (New York – Senate Minority leader) Website NYC (212) 486-4430, DC: (202) 224-6542.

You may call them about your concerns regarding Trump’s cabinet appointments, Trump’s attacks on the first amendment (Freedom of speech, press, religion and the right to peaceably assemble), Climate change, Obamacare, Medicare, Women’s reproductive rights, Marriage Equality, Police brutality, Immigration, Refugees, Gun Violence Protection  along with other concerns

Here are some great posts about how to contact your reps and what to say:

The Best way to contact your congress people, from a former staffer

“We’re his problem now” an amazing google doc with scripts and calls to action

Overview of “Who you gonna call” with a step by step on the process

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