Update #2 ·

Update on February 20, 2013

Sample Social Media Posts:

FACEBOOK

Join me in opposing arbitrary cuts to programs that
prevent maltreatment and promote healing. Sign this pledge to tell
Congressional leadership that these cuts won't heal. http://bit.ly/13gzTnp (http://bit.ly/13gzTnp)

Child welfare services will be cut if the March 1 sequester
isn't replaced. Join me in telling Congressional leadership, these cuts won't
heal. http://bit.ly/13gzTnp (http://bit.ly/13gzTnp)

TWITTER

Look up your state in this chart: http://www.cwla.org/advocacy/March1SequestrationImpactOnStateCW.pdf (http://www.cwla.org/advocacy/March1SequestrationImpactOnStateCW.pdf) and tell your network how much will be cut from important
child welfare programs in your state. For example,

Sequester will cut $1,310,700 from Child Welfare Services in
Texas.  Tell Congress these cuts won't
heal. http://bit.ly/13gzTnp (http://bit.ly/13gzTnp)

Sequester will cut $902,700 from Promoting Safe & Stable
Families in New York. Tell Congress these cuts won't heal. http://bit.ly/13gzTnp (http://bit.ly/13gzTnp)

Sequester will cut $1,696,000 from the Social Services Block
Grant in Missouri. Tell Congress these cuts won't heal. http://bit.ly/13gzTnp (http://bit.ly/13gzTnp)

Sequester will cut $3,595,500 from Head Start in Oregon. Tell
Congress these cuts won't heal. http://bit.ly/13gzTnp (http://bit.ly/13gzTnp)

Sequester will cut $4,743,000 from Child Care in Georgia.
Tell Congress these cuts won't heal. http://bit.ly/13gzTnp (http://bit.ly/13gzTnp)

You can also direct these tweets to your Congressional
delegation by replacing "Tell Congress" with their twitter handles. Use this
website to find their twitter handles: http://www.govsm.com/w/Main_Page (http://www.govsm.com/w/Main_Page) or
direct tweets to Congressional leadership: 

Senator Harry Reid, Nevada, @SenatorReid

Senator Mitch McConnell, Kentucky, @McConnellPress

Representative John Boehner, Ohio, @JohnBoehner

Representative Nancy Pelosi, California, @NancyPelosi

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