Speak Out

Find your elected officials

The power of your pen (or keyboard)

Use your voice. Your words. Your story. We’ve made it easy for you by providing pre-written letters to Congress, but feel free to edit and make your letter your own. Below is a list of active letter campaigns. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact grassroots@aafp.org.

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Proposed Changes to the AHCA

The minor changes proposed to the American Health Care Act do not change how many millions of Americans will lose coverage. In fact, these modifications will only worsen the same underlying problems that caused the AHCA's demise in the first place. Use this tool to tell your elected officials that the AHCA still will not cut it!

Save AHRQ Funding

The Trump Administration’s fiscal year 2018 budget outline calls for effectively terminating the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), which will eliminate primary care research. Please write your U.S. Senators to request they support AHRQ funding.