#GetCivic Tip of the Day comes via HuffPost:

Flood your member of Congress’s social media accounts

Use https://www.govtrack.us to find your lawmakers’ Twitter handles and send them messages to express your opinion. Here is why this works: Washington is run by 20 year olds. The people who monitor social media accounts are typically young interns or recent college graduates working for a member of Congress. One of their jobs is to monitor what constituents are saying via social media and prepare brief reports that summarize those messages for their bosses. The more messages staffers see around specific issues, the more likely they are to bring the issues to your representatives, and the more likely your representatives are to pay attention.

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