Educate Congress

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One barrier to gaining equal rights for transgender people is that too many of our public officials have never met transgender people or heard our stories. It is essential for our movement that we visit the elected officials who represent us.

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Some of the participants in the
2009 Lobby Day on Capitol Hill

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How does a bill become a law?

On the lighter side, learn more about the legislative process with School House Rocks, "I'm just a bill."


Take Action

Take Action for ENDA by visiting your members of Congress over the August in-district work period


NCTE has also made available a how-to kit for contacting or visiting your state or federal legislator.

Making Your Voice Heard: A Transgender Guide to Educating Congress

Writing to Members of Congress

Visiting Members of Congress


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