Step one: Are you registered to vote? Do you know what legislative districts you live in? Go to this website: https://vote.michigan.gov/mvic/
Enter your information and click search. Under "My Voting District Information" you will find your County Comm. District, State House District, State Senate District, and Congressional District.
Step two: Take your various district numbers to find your representatives:
Step three: How do I stay informed? There are two good ways to stay informed from American Legion Headquarters office in Washington, D.C.
One: Go to the Legion's capwiz site, scroll down and sign up for "Action E-Alerts" http://capwiz.com/legion/home/
Two: Sign up for e-newsletters from The American Legion. Go to https://www.legion.org/newsletters enter your email address in the box and click subscribe. Than you will select the various newsletters you wish to subscribe too.
How do I find and read a bill that is being considered?
In the Michigan House and Senate:
Searches can be done by bill number or keyword in content of bill.
There are two chapters in the Michigan Constitution that maybe of interest. Chapter 35 - Veterans and Members of the Armed Forces and Chapter 36 - Michigan Veterans Facility (Veteran Homes)
In the U.S. Congress:
This is a resourceful website:
If you have questions about legislative issues call Mark Sutton at 517-371-4720 ext 16 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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