You Should Know: The Citizen Resource Center

March 7, 2018

No matter how it may feel, it's YOUR government. Do you know what really happens in Congress? Or what it takes to influence those elected to represent you? The Citizen Resource Center, a free service from the Congressional Management Foundation (CMF), brings together resources, blogs and tips for advocates and citizens who want to understand and build relationships with Members of Congress.

One thing you won't want to miss: the Citizen Resource Center gives you access to the CMF's resesarch from suveys with of Members of Congress and congressional staff, on what works when it comes to interacting with Congress. It also includes:

  • How Congress really works.
  • How to communicate with Congress.
  • How to schedule and conduct a meeting with a member of Congress.