Use these tools to stay on top of issues and connect with your legislators.
Your online tool that easily tracks and helps you learn about bills of significant interest to cities and towns. Find out AWC’s position on the bill, including the potential positive or harmful impacts. Read bill summaries and comments, get hearing times, AWC contacts for the bill and links to supplemental AWC information.
Here are some tips from AWC on communicating effectively with your legislators.
Use these fact sheets when you meet with your legislators to inform or remind them of city priorities.
When an issue is of critical importance and time is of the essence, AWC will send an Action Alert right to your email. You will be provided with the information you need to immediately contact your legislators about a specific topic.
Find information on the legislative process, proposed legislation, the legislative directory, search for bill information, and find links to the House and Senate.
Daily bill status reports, bill information, committee reports, initiatives and a topical legislative index. If you have a bill that you would like to follow that is not on AWC’s BillTracker, you can access information at this site.
Committee agendas, daily and weekly meeting schedules and session bill cutoff calendar.
Know the fiscal impact of a legislative proposal.
TVW is a great source to watch or listen to legislative action online. The site has also an extensive archive that allows you to view hearings or floor debate that already occurred.