League Advocacy

As an elected or appointed municipal official, you can advocate for your municipality by joining the League’s Lobby Team.  

Capitol Lobby Days are held three to four times during the Legislature's two-year legislative session. On Lobby Day, League staff brief the Lobby Team prior to Capitol meetings and provide memos on League priorities. (If travel costs are a barrier, reference the League's mileage and hotel reimbursement policy below.) 

As part of the team, you'll also be invited to participate in behind the scenes interactive political briefings provided by webinar. 

Sign Up to Join the Team

Fill out the sign up form to join the Lobbying Team. If you have any questions, please contact Gail Sumi at 608-267-4477 or via email.

Why join the Lobby Team? Watch this video to learn from Team Members why you should add your voice to the League's Advocacy & Lobby Team.

Lobby Team Travel Expenses Reimbursed

The League reimburses you for mileage expenses and will also reimburse one night’s lodging and meals if you travel more than 400 miles round trip to attend Lobby Day.  

reimbursement form (PDF) with receipts for lodging and meals must be submitted to the League.  

Take Action

You can advocate for your community by contacting your Legislators. Click through and your Legislators are identified for you. We make it easy for you by providing a message that you can customize. Take 
action. (Please note: we pick our battles. This link will only work when there is an active campaign.) 
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Take any photos of Lobby Day? The League is collecting photos for future use, please e-mail Gail Sumi with any photos you would like to share.