We would like to invite you to register to attend the 2021 Digital Lobby Week! Although we can't meet in person this year we hosting a week long event that people take part from wherever they are, when they have time. Together we will successfully fight for laws that prevent heart disease and stroke and help make a difference in the lives of thousands of people in Missouri.
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We will be offering a series of different actions throughout the week to help pass our priorities. We are working to make sure that everyone from every corner of the state can make their voice heard. We are taking different actions on different days. You can take part in as many as you like! If you cannot attend one day, don't worry, you can do any of the following!
Here is the schedule for the week:
Monday, February 15th-
A training and kickoff call: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Tweets to lawmakers: Take a few moments to tweet your lawmaker in the afternoon or evening
Tuesday, February 16th-
Emails to lawmakers: Take a few moments to email your lawmaker during the day
Wednesday, February 17th-
Meetings with lawmakers or phone calls to lawmakers
- Meetings with lawmakers with be either 15 or 30 minutes long
- Phone Calls to lawmakers will take a few minutes anytime you choose throughout the day
Thursday, February 18th-
Share our stories: Take a few minutes to record a video or write why you volunteer with AHA on social media
Friday, February 19th-
Sign up a friend
Issues we will be advocating for include:
Protecting Local Control - Support the ability of localities to put in place health directives that are best for their city, such has restricting the sale of flavored tobacco.
- Funding Medicaid Expansion - Support funding Medicaid Expansion without barriers for patients to receive care.