Sequestration: Information To Contact Your Legislators

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TENNESSEE VALLEY (WHNT) – Sequestration began on Friday, March 1.  Major cuts are on the way for the federal budget.

If you would like to voice your concerns, here is contact information for President Barack Obama, as well as Congressional leaders for north Alabama:

The White House

President Barack Obama
Comments: (202) 456-1111
Switchboard: (202) 456-1414
Website link
Email link

U.S. House of Representatives

U.S. Rep. Robert Aderholt (R-District 4) – see counties in District 4
(202) 225-4876 – Washington office
(256) 734-6043 – Cullman office
Email link

U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks (R-District 5) – see counties in District 5
(202) 225-4801 – Washington office
(256) 551-0190 – Huntsville office
(256) 355-9400 – Decatur office
(256)-718-5155 – Shoals office
Email link

U.S. Senate

Sen. Jeff Sessions
– District includes all of Alabama
(202) 224-4124 – Washington office
(256) 533-0979 – Huntsville office
Email link

Sen. Richard Shelby
– District includes all of Alabama
(202) 224-5744 – Washington office
(256) 772-0460 – Huntsville office
Email link

WHNT News 19 has also developed a way for you to express your concerns on social media.

We have posted four custom cover photos for you to use on your Facebook page. Click each picture to leave a comment and let us know what you think about them. For our Twitter followers, we’ve also tweeted the pics. You`ll find them using the hash tag #YouWorkForUs.