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What You Can Do About HR 3557
and other ill-conceived telecom-sponsored bills

Call or email your own federal legislators and tell them to vote NO on 3557 and other telecom-sponsored bills that take away our freedom!

 

Sample script for phone calls

 

Advocate's flyer

 

Legislative fact sheet

WHAT OTHER GROUPS ARE SAYING

Get some inspiration for your phone call or email from these important organizations: 

U. S. Conference of Mayors
 

National League of Cities

National Association of Counties

Alliance for Community Media

Sample Municipal Resolution

More talking (or writing) points:

 

• HR 3557 is a "pre-emption" bill - a federal takeover of local government's legitimate role in protecting public safety and responsibly managing the deployment of wireless infrastructure in their communities.  

• HR 3557 infringes the rights of individuals and local elected officials by forcing quick decisions and cutting out public involvement.

• HR 3557 allows wireless companies to ignore critical environmental and historical preservation laws meant to protect everyone. 

• HR 3557 will not close the digital divide. Instead it will exacerbate and perpetrate it by creating two classes of broadband users; those with wired connections and those stuck with wireless

Learn more about HR 3557 and other telecom-sponsored bills. 

 

Please call or email your federal representatives today
and ask them to vote NO on HR 3557 and other bad telecom bills!


For a list of legislative directors for Committee members who will be voting on this and other telecom-sponsored bills please click here. 
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