The Jubilee Act was debated and voted on the House floor on Wednesday, April 16 and now moves to the Senate. If you'd like to watch a video of the vote, view the archived video on the CSPAN website. Proceedings on the Jubilee Act (HR 2634) begin at 1:21 (1hr, 20 min).
- Send a Letter to the Editor (LTE) of Your Local Newspaper About the Jubilee Act. This sends a message to your Senators that the Jubilee Act (S 2166) is a bill that’s important to constituents in their districts and they should consider it seriously. You can send a letter in response to an article that appears in your newspaper, or link it to another related issue that is covered. Use the pre-written an (LTE) or you can write your own!
- Thank Your Representative for Their "Yes" Vote! If your Representative voted "Yes," contact him/her and say thank you. During the past three years they've received lots of contact from you and those who voted for the Jubilee Act deserve a thank you. If your member voted "yes" (click here for the list of members who voted for the Jubilee Act) call them at 202-224-3121 to express your appreciation.
- Locate your Representative at www.house.gov.