Maybe you’ve heard fleeting whispers of how the budget deal is waiting to be voted on by the Senator and you’re not quite sure what the situation is. Check out the following infographic put together by Lori Volkman’s Witty Little Secret and get the skinny and understand how you can help fight to keep the benefits promised to us.
Step 1. Tell Congress to #KeepYourPromises
- Get the word out: Search and share messages with this hashtag on Social Media
Step 2: Join us on Monday Dec 16th at 9pm EST
- Share your thoughts. Join this Twitter Town Hall to discuss military pensions by searching #KeepYourPromise
Step 3: Click to send a message to auto-generate a letter to your Senator and the President.
Step 4: If you use Facebook or Twitter, click to find your state Senator’s Twitter handle and/or Facebook page and send a personal message. USMC Life has also tweeted each state’s senators, so please re-tweet or copy/paste. Find us at www.twitter.com/usmclife (@usmclife)
Step 5: Call the number below and use the message to let your leaders know that this is not okay. Finally, click on the folliowing links to discover the letters that the Military Coalition sent regarding the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 sent as well as a letter that three Senators sent so regarding why they couldn’t vote for the bill. Please, please, please help us get the word out and take these simple steps to help protect military pay. Dear Colleague Letter Budget Act 2013