For this assignment, use the link provided in this lesson to search for a bill or law. Select a health care policy, read the policy, determine your own position on the bill or law and formulate a letter to your House or Senate Representative (Texas). Your letter should describe position on the bill or law and ask the public official about his or her position on it.
Draft a letter that is respectful and clearly articulates your position on the health policy of your choice. Remember, when writing to a public official, be objective, clear in your message, and above all, respectful. Within the content of your letter, ask the representative whether they support the bill or law and about their rationale for this support. You can also ask the representative to support your position and provide a reason.
Email or postal mail your letter to the individual you selected. If you receive a response, please share your response in the discussion forum. Please understand that you may not receive a response within the timeframe of this course.
Be sure to follow the proper format for your letter and use the resources from the lesson.
Upload the letter you have written and any responses you might receive from your representative. At the bottom of your letter, provide the email address or physical address that you sent it to.
Points Possible: 25
5 points for clearly identifying the health policy you selected
5 points for letter content – are you well informed on the policy?
12 points for letter structure and format
3 points for writing level
Please find one for the State of Texas.
Link in the attached PDF to search for bills and law is not working. Please find the below link. Thank you.
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Running head: HEALTH AND MEDICAL LETTER
Health and Medical Letter
Name of Student
HEALTH AND MEDICAL LETTER
City, State, Zip Code
May 9th, 2021
City, State, Zip Code
Dear House of Representatives,
The purpose of writing this letter is to communicate my concern about the 117th
congress bill that amends the family and medical leave act and the emergency paid sick
leave act to extend paid leave and other purposes. In an economy in which the
healthcare costs are increasing, and there is increasing pressure to reduce costs,
extending the paid leave could lead to adverse outcomes for the economy and public