One phone call you can make
DON'T ASK DON'T TELL; END DISCRIMINATION NOW
Call Your Congressional
Tell them that you want them to allow Gay
Americans to Serve Openly in our armed
Call the Capitol Switchboard at
Ask to speak to your Representative. If you
don't know his or her name,
can give the operator your zip code.
You will be transferred to voice mail or a
staffer in your Representative's office.
Text of call:
"Hello, my name is ____________
___________, and I'm a constituent of
I'm calling to ask Representative
___________ to cosponsor
The Military Readiness Enhancement Act.
The bill would repeal the discriminatory
"Don't Ask, Don't Tell" law and
allow patriotic lesbian, gay, and bisexual
Americans to serve openly in the military.
Ask, Don't Tell" requires the military
to fire valuable service members, wasting
millions in taxpayer dollars and worsening
an already critical shortage of qualified
recruits. Recent polling shows three
quarters of Americans believe that gay
people should be able to serve openly in the
I urge Representative __________ to
cosponsor The Military Readiness Enhancement
NOTE: If you're a veteran,
mention that during your call.