Here's How You Can Help!
Call or e-mail your legislator! The most pressing issues right now are down in Juneau. With House Bills 158
along with the companion Senate Bills, 79
going through hearings right now, we need your voice heard NOW.
Use Your Legislative Information Office (LIO)
The Anchorage LIO is located at 716 W. 4th Ave., Suite 200. The phone is 269-0111. The helpful staff can:
- Assist you in contacting your legislators
- Research bills and issues for you
- Help you navigate the state computer system
- Get copies of bills and background information
for the List of Legislative information Office contacts outside of Anchorage.
Your LIO can send a 50 word Public Opinion Message to all the legislator - just call them up. Or you can click here
to submit an on-line Public Opinion Message.
Use The Press - Write a Letter to the Editor
Anchorage Daily News – 175 word maximum
PO Box 149001, Anchorage, AK 99514
Fax: (907) 258-2157;
PO Box 241841, Anchorage, AK 99524
Fax: (907) 561-7777;
Get emails About Bills You're Interested in Following
You can also use the Bill Tracking management Facility
BTMF to track the status of bills as they pass through the legislative process.
Register and Vote
Pick up a voter registration form from public libraries, the LIO, the Division of Elections, your PFD registration booklet, or online
To find your polling place, call toll free at (888) 383-8683
For additional "Get Involved" information, check out this how-to sheet
from State Senator Johnny Ellis and State Representative Les Gara.