HOW TO TAKE ACTION:

Call the Capitol switchboard at 202-224-3121 and follow the prompts to reach your Senators/Congress. Fill out the blanks and read the script when the staff answers the phone or leave a voice message. Repeat tomorrow.

SCRIPT:

“Hi, my name is [NAME], I am a voting constituent living in [CITY/TOWN] and my zip code is [ZIP CODE]. I’m calling to urgently request that [YOUR SENATOR/CONGRESS MEMBER’S NAME] please call FEMA to demand an immediate deployment of additional rescue and relief resources to Puerto Rico after the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria.

BACKGROUND:

The situation in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria is critical. The destruction is comparable to the devastation caused by Katrina. We need to activate all voting U.S. citizens to demand that the federal government, through FEMA, significantly increase its response on the ground – immediately. You are a voting citizen and your voice matters for Puerto Rico right now. Call your Senators and Representative in Congress to help the 3.5 million American citizens in Puerto Rico receive the rescue and relief they need. Here is how:

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