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A selection of political resources:

votesmart.org 
www.politifact.com  
www.politico.com  
politicalwire.com 
thehill.com

 

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Viewpoints and Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor in newspapers reach a wide audience. Your words can influence public opinion and policy makers. Write about what matters to you and give a personal angle. Current issues that need to be addressed include women's rights, immigration reform, climate change, gun violence prevention, health care, and education. Remember to follow guidelines on length, keep a positive tone, and stay on point.

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US PRESIDENT

President Donald Trump

www.whitehouse.gov/contact/#page
202-456-1111
The White House
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20500

 

US SENATE

Senator Bill Nelson

www.billnelson.senate.gov/contact-bill
Washington Office: 305-536-5999 or 202-224-5274
716 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Tallahassee Office: 850-942-8415
111 North Adams Street
Tallahassee,  FL 32301

 

Senator Marco Rubio

www.rubio.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/contact
Washington Office: 305-418-8553 or 202-224-3041
284 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510 

Pensacola Office: 850-433-2603
700 South Palafox Street, Suite 125
Pensacola, Florida 32502

 

US CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT 1 

Representative Matt Gaetz

Washington Office: 202-225-4136
507 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515 

District Office: 850-479-1183
226 South Palafox Place
Pensacola, FL 32502

 

FLORIDA GOVERNOR 

Governor Rick Scott

www.flgov.com/contact-gov-scott/email-the-governor
850-717-9337
Office of the Governor
The Capitol
400 South Monroe Street,
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0001 

 

FLORIDA SENATE DISTRICT 1

Senator Doug Broxson

broxson.doug.web@flsenate.gov
Capitol Office: 850-487-5001
311 Senate Office Building
404 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399 

District Office: 850-595-1036
418 West Garden Street
Fourth Floor Room 403
Pensacola, FL 32502 

 

FLORIDA HOUSE DISTRICT 1

Representative Frank White

frank.white@myfloridahouse.gov
Capitol Office: 850-717-5002
1401 The Capitol
402 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1300

District Office: 850-595-0467
226 South Palafox, Sixth Floor
Pensacola, FL 32502-5846

 

FLORIDA HOUSE DISTRICT 2

Representative Clay Ingram

clay.ingram@myfloridahouse.gov
Capitol Office: 850-717-5001
222 The Capitol
402 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1300

District Office: 850-494-7330
11000 University Parkway
Pensacola, FL 32514-5732