From time to time the CAPA leadership will encourage citizen
action (emails/letters/phone calls/lobby meetings) with legislators or public
officials. We will provide some
background for this request for action and usually a tentative “script” on this
You can identify your state and federal elected
representatives by putting your home address in the search bar below, clicking
confirm and it will take you to a page with the officials for your
When you know your Illinois state senator and/or
representative’s name you can go to: Illinois General Assembly at:
www.ilga.gov/ and go to the house or senate to get their phone numbers
for both District and Springfield offices; their email addresses and snail mail
For additional information on your federal legislators, see here
(http://www.house.gov/ , http://www.senate.gov/index.htm ).
We engage our elected officials regularly on legislation
pertinent to the issues we follow. We
believe our voice matters and that the more they hear from us the more likely
they are to vote according to our needs and wishes.
1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
NW Washington DC 20500
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Bruce Rauner, 207 State House, Springfield, Il. 62706
Speaker Mike Madigan, 300 Capitol Building, Springfield, Il. 62706.
policy, send emails to: Steve Thomas (firstname.lastname@example.org)
of Illinois Senate John Cullerton, 327 Capitol Building, Springfield, Il.
email@example.com (local office, Chicago)
your Springfield (state) senator and representative using your home address go