State legislators work on issues affecting our state. Every Massachusetts citizen is represented by one senator and one representative in the state legislature (on Beacon Hill).
Congresspeople (who work in Washington, D.C.) make laws that affect the entire country. Read more about our federal legislators.
Whether you plan to write a letter, make a phone call, or set up a face-to-face meeting, a little preparation can go a long way in helping you be an effective advocate for the issues that are important to you. Read more.