Excerpt: “I have been writing letters, signing petitions, and making phone calls for years, but to be a real live person with a voice, a genuine message, and physical presence felt very significant and impactful. The whole day really drove home the meaning of the phrase, “The Personal is Political.”
Moving forward, I know that I will seek out more opportunities to speak with representatives and keep closer track of local land use legislation and encourage others to do the same. ”
Read the full blog post on the Mountaineers Blog.