Speak Up! Take Action!
Take action to STOP the Korea, Colombia and Panama trade deals in the House of Representatives today! Contact your Representative, ask for "no" votes, and report their stance on these damaging trade deals using the form below.
- Step 1: Get informed about the Korea trade deal
- Step 2: View instructions for calling to your Representative in Congress below.
- Step 3: Visit our Trade Vote Tracker to report your Representative's position and view other activists' comments on their Representative's stance on the trade deals
Take Action! Contact your representative today!
Dial (202) 224-3121 to reach the Capitol
switchboard. If you are not sure who is your Representative, tell the operator
you want to talk to “your House member” and give your zip code. They will
connect you – and then follow the script below.
When the office answers, ask for the "Trade
L.A." (legislative assistant). If he or she does not answer, leave a
message AND call back and ask for the Chief of Staff – if he or she does not
answer, leave a message there also.
"I am from [your town] and I'm calling to
urge Representative _____ to oppose the three NAFTA-style trade deals with Korea, Colombia
and Panama that Bush signed and Obama is now pushing. The Korea deal is projected to increase
our trade deficit and cost many more American jobs. How can we even consider
trade deals with unionist murder capital Colombia
and tax haven Panama.
Our country cannot stand any more job-killing, NAFTA-style trade deals. Is Rep.
X for offshoring of American jobs? Does he/she oppose all three of these trade
deals? Will he/she vote no to help stop these three job killers?"
Then, ask to be informed in writing of the
Let us know what the office said by leaving a
brief comment here - even if they don't yet have a written position, let us
know exactly what they said. When you get a written response, please share
that also. Your reports will help target undecided Members of Congress and
prevent this devastating deal from being passed.
If your Rep's stance is anything but firmly
trade deals, please keep calling to keep the pressure on!