Last night, President Obama addressed the nation and pleaded for a debt-ceiling compromise. Obama implored the American people to “let your Member of Congress know” if you wanted a “balanced approach to the budget.”
(What would you say to your congressman or congresswoman? See what people are writing using #DearCongress here.)
It’s not just the websites that are clogged. Just after 11 a.m., Politico’s Chief White House correspondent Mike Allen tweeted: “House admin email: Due to the high volume of external calls, House telephone circuits serving 202-225-XXXX phone numbers are near capacity.”
For those of you still taking up Obama’s suggestion, you can visit WhoRunsGov.com to get the e-mails, phone numbers, and addresses of your Congressmen.
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