Become a Diamond Blackfan Anemia and Pediatric Brain Injury Advocate
Write your Congressperson and Senators
Click HERE for a list of Congressional members who formally supported (co-sponsored) the DBA Congressional Resolution.
If you live in Nevada, you can write to Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) and Senator John Ensign (R-NV) online.
Instructions for finding your Congressional Representative and Senators:
Everyone has 1 Congressman/woman that represents the Congressional District you live in:
United States Congressional Representatives:
Go to http://www.house.gov.
In the top left corner of your screen, locate the "Find Your Representative" feature.
Enter your five-digit zip code plus the four-digit "plus-four."
If you do not know your "plus-four" and you are located in a district in which it is required:
a) Go to http://zip4.usps.com/zip4/welcome.jsp.
b) Enter your address and click the "submit" button.
c) Locate the zip code with plus-four, under the heading "Full Address in Standard Format".
Your Representative’s name will appear. Clicking on their name should bring you to their website which will contain their contact information.
Everyone has 2 Senators that represent the entire State you live in:
United States Senators:
Instructions for finding your 2 Senators:
Go to http://www.senate.gov/general/contact_information/senators_cfm.cfm.
Use the drop down box that says "Choose a State" to choose the state whose Senators you are looking for.
The names of your State’s two Senators and their contact information appears below their name. Clicking on their names will bring you to their websites for further contact information.