Sep 29, 2023 | News Story

Urgent Action: Tell Congress to Stop the Shutdown!

It’s time for Congress to fund the government.

To avoid a disastrous shutdown this weekend, Congress must come together to either pass full-year funding or a short-term measure to keep our government running, protect our country, and prevent Americans from being cut off from important government services.

Use this form to email your lawmaker and urge them to fund the government, NOW!

Government shutdowns hurt our economy, our communities, the American people, and the federal workers who have dedicated their lives to serving their fellow Americans. A shutdown will make it harder – if not impossible – for Americans to access important government services. It will force hundreds of thousands of federal employees to work without a paycheck or be locked out of their jobs altogether. It’s wrong, and Congress shouldn’t let it happen. Click here to let them know!