From the basics of how a bill becomes a law to how to write an effective letter to your representative, this section demystifies the who, what, when, where and why of legislative advocacy.

Legislative Basics


 Political Trivia

Get the answer to the trivia question found in the AONE Advocacy Bulletin.


Legislative Process Explanation

Learn the basics of the legislative process including committees of jurisdiction over health care policy.


How to Guides: Communicating with your Legislators

This guide provides tips on how to cultivate a relationship with your legislators and their staff, as well as tips for communicating more effectively and navigating the complexities of Congress.


Who’s Who in the Congressional Office

Commonly used titles and job functions of congressional staff in the Washington and District offfices.


Legislative Glossary

A glossary of frequently used legislative terms.