How to Talk to Your Representatives
Lobbying is all about building relationships. The goal is to develop an ongoing personal relationship with your elected representatives, as well as to influence their position on specific issues or bills.
4 Quick Tips when Communicating with Your Legislators:
1) Develop common ground - it will turn into common trust
2) Invite them to your pharmacy - let them see you in action
3) Keep It Short and Simple (a simple KISS can go along way)
4) Thank them for their help and time
Communicating with your representatives can establish a powerful bond. They will start coming to YOU on pharmacy related bills and value YOUR expertise and opinions. You will become both a resource and a friend.