Members of U.S. Congress representing Upper Keys

Senator Bill Nelson (D) 
(305) 536-5999 or (202) 224-5274

Senator Marco Rubio (R) 
(305) 418-8553 or (202) 224-3041

Representative Carlos Curbelo (Florida’s 26th Congressional District) (R) 
(305) 292-4485 or (202) 225-2778

Florida state legislators representing Upper Keys

State Senator Anitere Flores, Senate District 39 (R)
(305) 270-6550 or (850) 487-5039

State Representative Holly Raschein, House District 120 (R)
(305) 453-1202 or (850) 717-5120

Daily/weekly suggested calls-to-action

* “5 Calls” (website or download app) makes taking action really easy – and effective!  Spend 5 minutes, make 5 calls. Provides phone numbers and scripts and uses your location to find  your local representatives so your calls have more impact.  Share on Twitter and/or Facebook.

Call-to-action aggregator, coordinator

“We are a loosely federated group of organizations that, in the wake of the 2016 election, are sharing daily or weekly calls to action.  We came together to connect, coordinate, and create greater impact.” (Action Alliance website)

“The Resistance Manual is an open-source platform to harness the collective power of the people to resist the impact of a Trump presidency and to continue to make progress in our communities. The Resistance Manual is focused on presenting truthful and actionable information. All content is reviewed for accuracy and relevance before being posted.” (Resistance Manual website)

Track legislation, contact legislators

“Countable makes it quick and easy to understand the laws Congress  is considering. We also streamline the process of contacting your lawmaker, so you can tell them how you want them to vote on bills under consideration.” (Countable website).

“VoteSpotter is a mobile app that connects you to your representatives. Get alerts when they vote, then tell them what you think.” (Votespotter website). Covers all 50 states and 16 state legislatures, including Florida.

“Vote Smart’s mission is to provide free, factual, unbiased information on candidates and elected officials to ALL Americans.” (Vote Smart website)

Find members of U.S. Congress by state, territory, chamber, party, committee – office addresses, phone and fax numbers.

“Text “RESIST” to 50409 or message me on Facebook and I’ll find out who represents you in Congress, and deliver your message to them in under 2 minutes. No downloads or apps required.” (Resistbot website)

Organizations focused on 2018 elections

“Code Blue’s core mission: Rebuild a progressive voting majority in federal, state and local government.” (Code Blue website)

“Our mission is to turn America blue by building a movement to flip seats. We focus on state races, which play a huge role in national elections but are often overlooked. Information about these races is hard to find, and busy people don’t have the time to sift through it. That’s where we come in. We’ll tell you which races are most important, who’s running, and how you can support them.” (Flippable website)

Other organizations

Moveon.org

“MoveOn is the largest independent, progressive, digitally-connected organizing group in the United States.” (Moveon website)

Indivisible (main site) 

“A practical guide for resisting the Trump agenda. Former congressional staffers reveal best practices for making Congress listen. Download the guide. Take action locally. Sign up to get updates about local indivisible groups and actions across the country. ” (Indivisible website)

Indivisible – Upper Keys

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) 

“For almost 100 years, the ACLU has worked to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the United States.” (ACLU website)

Represent Us

“We bring together conservatives, progressives, and everyone in between to pass powerful anti-corruption laws that stop political bribery, end secret money, and fix our broken elections.” (Represent Us website)

Political news

National news media

Upper Keys community organizations

Island of Key Largo Federation of Homeowner Associations 

Tavernier Community Association 

Democratic Party (Keys)

Upper Keys Democrats

Florida Keys Democrats (Key West)