Take the Next Step to #FightTheCuts

Do you complete #FightTheCuts advocacy actions and want to take the next step? Below are some additional ideas to continue our fight:

  • Incorporate our #FightTheCuts talking points into public speaking opportunities and interviews
  • Post selfie's of your fellow city leaders and residents on social media using our #FightTheCuts banner and tag your members of Congress
  • Create a "virtual site visit" by taking a social media tour of program or project that would be impacted by budget cuts
  • Invite your residents to a tele-townhall to educate them on the budget cuts and call on them to join our fight
  • Hold a phonebank for fellow city leaders to call your residents to educate them on the budget cuts and call on them to join our fight
  • Take short videos of fellow local leaders speaking to how budget cuts would impact your city
  • Schedule a townhall in your city and invites your members of Congress
  • Invite your members of Congress to city council meetings and highlight projects and improvements made in your city by utilizing federal funding
  • Invite members of Congress to city coalition meetings and highlight projects and improvements made in your city by utilizing federal funding