This is the Upper Valley Call-to-Action page. We will continue to add groups that encourage Upper Valley residents to make their voices heard; through phone calls to representatives, marches, attending meetings, or sharing on FaceBook, and other Social Media.
Calendar of Bill Hearings: Turn Up to Attend and/or Testify
The NH General Court session concluded in June and will begin again in January of 2018. The deadline for filing legislation for the 2018 legislative session is for September 22nd Representatives and November 2nd for Senators.
It is critical that your voice is heard at the NH State House. Bill hearings are open to the public. Your attendance and/or testimony at these bills are important in the considerations of legislators. Click NH House Calendars and Journals to find a schedule of upcoming hearings and votes for the 2017 session. Click on the most recent date and scroll to the bottom for the Meetings and Notices.
Most bill hearings take place at the Legislative Office Building (LOB). Located behind the State House at 33 N State St, Concord, NH 03301.
Great online tools for Activism
– How to call your reps when you have social anxiety
– Digital Left Online Tool Kit
– A collaboration of call-to-action websites and apps
CREDO Action – CREDO Action is a social change Call-to-Action network of 5 million activists. Go to the site and scroll down to find their CURRENT CAMPAIGNS. The site autodials (from whatever phone number you enter) to Senators’ local and Washington phone numbers. It is set up so you can skip Senators you don’t wish to call. Try it at least once.
The 65: Over 65 million Americans rejected Donald Trump on Election Day. Together, we can use our voices to remind Congress that they work for all of us. Join us and call your legislators today!
Make 5 calls a week – Turn your passive participation into active resistance. Facebook likes and Twitter retweets can’t create the change you want to see. Calling your Government on the phone can. Just do it!
NH News – Sign up to receive New Hampshire’s must-read morning political newsletter in your inbox each day
Citizens Academy Lebanon based program, which consists of a series of entertaining, hands-on, educational short courses, will provide you with the knowledge and understanding of how your city government works for you.
INDIVISIBLE, A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR RESISTING THE TRUMP AGENDA – Former congressional staffers reveal best practices for making Congress listen. Click link to download.