Congressional August Recess Action Guide
Take action this August! The summer congressional recess is the perfect opportunity to support Native students by engaging your congressional leadership as they return home. Your members of Congress are spending time in their districts between now and September 8th, so join NIEA today in our mobilization effort to engage all delegates representing Native students and communities. Your local advocacy is essential in setting the stage for congressional action this fall.
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As you engage your congressional delegations, please send NIEA your letters, newspaper articles, and outcomes from meetings. We love to hear your stories, and your information about what takes place locally informs and supports our work in Washington, DC. Together we can make a difference for our students, so please send details regarding your engagement work to Clint Bowers, NIEA Policy Associate, at
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