President Obama has proposed a balanced approach to ensure America can meet its obligations — one that pairs an increase in the debt ceiling with responsible steps to reduce our country's long-term deficit. But Congress can't reach an agreement because some Republicans are refusing to compromise.
Now is the time to make your voice heard.
Call Speaker Boehner's office at 202-225-0600.
Be polite, respectful, and clear.
Introduce yourself to whoever answers the phone, let them know you are a concerned voter, and that you support a balanced approach to reducing the deficit.
Example script for your calls:
Hello, my name is ________ and I'm a voter who strongly supports a balanced approach to reducing the deficit.
Please tell Speaker Boehner that we should solve this problem through compromise. Can I count on his support?