UWCNM believes in a convergent approach to change—grassroots from below and policy from above. We encourage individuals to see themselves as advocates in the effort to improve local, state, and federal policies that impact the Education, Health, Financial Stability and Basic Needs of our community. Get started below!
Every citizen has the opportunity to get involved with the legislative process by keeping up with legislative action and communicating with representatives. Useful resources to get started:
- Tips for Meeting with Your Members of Congress
- Strategies for Communicating Effectively with Lawmakers
Find the lawmakers who represent your district:
Keep Up with the New Mexico Legislature
The New Mexico Legislature website includes session dates and an informative What's Happening page, which features information on committee meetings, the Legislative Calendar, and other timely information. In addition, you will find information on the various Legislative Committees, including member lists, agendas, and scheduled legislation: