Short Talks for Legislative Forums
You may have an opportunity to speak to your state or local legislative body in a public hearing forum. You may need to sign up in advance, and will probably get something like three minutes to speak.
Take advantage of the opportunity to speak directly, in person, to the legislators who work for you. Pick one topic, craft a good talk, practice it, and sign up.
The talks posted here should be about 3 minutes long, depending on how fast you speak.
This is short talk – about 3 minutes – that was given at the Fairfax County, Virginia General Assembly pre-legislative public hearing on January 7, 2017. It would be appropriate anywhere in Virginia when you have an opportunity to give such a statement to your state delegation. For other states, you’ll have to replace the Virginia statistics with your own state’s. November 2015 was Virginia’s most recent legislative election. There were […]Continue reading