Sample Letter to Legislature

Sample Letter to Legislature


Your Name












The Honorable (Representative full name) or   The Honorable ( Senator full name)

Texas House of Representatives                        Texas Senate

Box 2910                                                            Box 12068

Austin, TX 78768-2910                                     Capitol Station

                                                                           Austin, TX 78711-2068




Dear Representative (Last Name): or Dear Senator( Last name):


( In the first paragraph identify yourself)

Example:  I am a retired teacher and I have taught 33 years in public schools of Texas,

I am a member of Texas Retired Teachers Association and ( other educational organizations).


In the Second paragraph tell what your concerns are and how you think they can be fixed. 

Get to the point.  Be sure your facts are correct.


Thank your legislature for his or her service.



Your name