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The bill tracker includes a summary of bills being followed by CMS in the state legislature, and CMS’ position on each:
Strong support/opposition – Play a lead role and commit significant political resources, including testimony, active lobbying and grassroots engagement; actively work on amendments.
Moderate support/opposition – Support lobby efforts of others; testify, lobby and amend as needed.
Low support/opposition – Minimal expenditure of political resources; lend name to fact sheets, etc.
Monitor – Watch for adverse or favorable amendments that could affect physicians.
Neutral – The bill does not directly affect physician interests.
Find Your Legislators
Establishing a professional relationship with your elected officials is an important part of the advocacy process.
To find your state legislators, go to: http://openstates.org/find_your_legislator/
and enter your home address.
CMS Bill Tracker