Call, tweet, or email Representative Russ Diamond and ask him to make fair funding a priority.
Rep Diamond represents two school districts receiving less than their fair share, totaling nearly $10M in lost funding. He previously co-sponsored fair funding legislation.
- Phone: 717-787-2686 or: 717-277-2101
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Or: https://www.pahouseformcenter.com/407/RepRussDiamond/SecureContact
- Twitter: @russdiamond
- Be polite, but direct. We aren’t asking for fair funding- we are insisting on it- for the sake of just treatment of our children.
- Appeal to the morality of the issue- we aren’t treating all students with equal dignity and justice when we deny equity.
- Remind him that inequitable funding is driving local property taxes up the most in the poorest communities.
- Share something personal- how does this issue impact you, your kids, your community?
- Use these sample emails for parents, teachers, and taxpayers for guidance or as a template if you wish: