Oceanography The Official Magazine of
The Oceanography Society
Volume 05 Issue 02

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Volume 05, No. 2
Pages 128 - 128


SOCIETY SOUNDINGS • Your Input in to the Federal Government—Suggestions for Writing Your Member of Congress

By Sarah Horrigan  
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Writing a letter to your Senator or Representative is almost guaranteed to evoke a response, particularly in an election year. Making your letter clear (so a response is easy) can allow you to have considerable input. Following are a few suggestions.


Horrigan, S. 1992. Your input in to the Federal Government—Suggestions for writing your Member of Congress. Oceanography 5(2):128, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1992.24.

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