Why We Call

We are excited to share our  our series Why We Call, featuring Senators Schumer and Gillibrand, Reps. Nydia Velazquez, Yvette Clarke, and Hakeem Jeffries, Special Assistant to Senator Schumer, Steve Barton, and Rep.Clarke's Communications Director, Patrick Rheaume. Hear directly from three Members of Congress and two staffers about why your calls, letters, questions at townhalls matter to them and are such a vital part of our democracy. Subscribe to our YouTube channel while you are there (once we reach 100 subscribers, we can get a custom URL).

Senator Charles E. Schumer

senator kirsten gillibrand

Steve Barton, Special Assistant to Sen. Schumer

rep. clarke


Rep. jeffries

Patrick Rheaume, Communications Director for Rep. Clarke

Why We Call -- the Essay

Our very own Liat Olenick wrote a fantastic essay about why we ask you to keep calling your Members of Congress, even if you live in a "blue" state or district.

Need some motivation? Inspiration? Find it here on MEDIUM and on DAILY KOS!