Letters From Congress

From-Congress is an attempt to collect letters sent by representatives to their constituents. These letters often contain statements by the rep about positions that might otherwise be difficult to discover.

This project exists to increase the amount of transparency and accountability of representatives in their districts….

If you would like to send a letter to your congress person, I would heavily recommend resistbot. If you receive a reply, please consider uploading the reply here.

If in the past year you’ve received a correspondence from your congress person, I would encourage you to upload them as well.

In the future, we would like to transcribe these letters (hopefully automatically) and put the text in each article. Along with providing accessibility for visually-impaired readers, this will also allow searching of politicians’ view points….(More)”

See also: Project Legisletters