Call Congress on Afghanistan war supplemental funding bill
Call (202) 224-3121 between 9-5 PM Eastern or look up your Congresspersons’ phone numbers here.
“Hello, my name is __________. I’m a constituent and a member of Peace Action.
I’m calling from __________ (city or town).
Could I speak to your staff person who handles Afghanistan?
Leave a message urging the Senator/Representative to support and co-sponsor the bill _______ (S. 3197 or H. R. 5015) introduced by ______ (Senator Fiengold or Representatives McGovern and Jones) and to vote against all future war funding.)
If yes: “I’m very concerned about our present strategy in Afghanistan and would like the Senator/Representative to support (S. 3197 or H.R. 5015) introduced by (Senator Fiengold or Representatives McGovern and Jones). This bill would set a timetable for withdrawal from Afghanistan. Furthermore, I would like the Senator/Representative to vote “no” on all future funding requests for the war in Afghanistan.
Can you please get back to me when you’ve found out what the Senator/Representative plans to do in support of this bill?”
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