VT Edition Interview: Matt Levin & Dick McCormack on citizen involvement at the Legislature
01/06/09 3:13PM By Jane Lindholm
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Vermont's Legislature offers ordinary citizens unparalleled access to lawmakers and the legislative process. But what's the most effective way to put that access to work on behalf of the causes you care about? VPR's Jane Lindholm speaks with lobbyist Matt Levin of Vermonters for a Clean Environment and Windsor Senator Dick McCormack about do's and don'ts of citizen activism at the legislative level: how to get your issues on the table, testify at committee hearings and provide lawmakers with useful information on the questions that matter most to you.