Advocacy

Oct 1, 2020
Nurses have a long history of becoming part of the political process. Learn about nurses who are running in the 2020 election and find out how you can get involved.
Sep 4, 2020
Nurses’ voices carry immense weight. It is critical those voices are heard loud and clear in local, state and federal elections.
Jul 17, 2019
  From forming a legislative committee to creating a legislative conference, learn what AONL's affiliates are doing to engage nurse leaders in state legislative efforts. AONL monitors state legislation and issues that affect nurses.
Jul 11, 2019
  Introduce yourself to your legislators and the key members of their staff by scheduling a personal visit to the legislator’s district or the Washington, D.C. office. When you contact the office of a representative or senator to request a meeting, ask to speak to the scheduler. Explain who…
Jul 9, 2019
  Refresh your knowledge on the basics of the legislative process. Find out the basics of how a bill becomes a law to the current congressional nursing caucus members. 
Jul 3, 2019
  The Congressional Nursing Caucuses have the responsibility of educating legislators on the issues important to the profession and the impact nurses have on America’s health care.