Speak Out

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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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Vote NO on the Better Care Reconciliation Act

The U.S. Senate's bill to replace the Affordable Care Act will result in millions of Americans losing coverage and millions more facing dramatically higher cost if this law is enacted. Use this tool to tell your Senators to vote NO and instead work to achieve real bipartisan solutions.

Protect THCGME

The Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) program trains residents in community-based settings and helps address the shortage of primary care physicians. If we do not take action, this important program will expire on September 30, 2017! Tell your legislators to reauthorize the Teaching Health Center GME program.