THRIVING COMMUNITIES - LTE's
Advocates and supporters show love for their neighbors when they write letters to the editor to protect vital safety net programs, like SNAP and Medicaid, from budget cuts.
New York LTE's
New York NETWORK supporter, John L. Ghertner, MD, shared how proposed Congressional cuts to social safety net programs are harmful to our neighbors and loved ones, especially children, and won’t decrease our federal debt. Click the link to read the LTE.
Parma, OH NETWORK supporter, Judy Opalach, challenged U.S. Rep. Max Miller, OH-07, to live the reality of the constituents he placed in jeopardy when he voted to slash funding for Housing Choice Vouchers, and other safety net programs he chose to harm. Read more below of Judy’s love and compassion for people who struggle.LETTERS TO THE EDITOR--Ohio-ThePlainDealer
Erie, PA NETWORK supporter, Mary Nelson, wrote about the reality of the hunger in her northwest Pennsylvania community, how changes to the tax code (where the wealthy pay their fair share of what they truly owe in taxes) could help solve the problem, and the work requirements already in place on people who struggle.
Learn how to write an LTE
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