If you want to learn how to advocate for issues important to you, learning the basics of the political process will be a huge help.
- How a bill becomes a law in New Jersey: This easy-to-read guide was designed for students so it's fast and easy to understand
- How a bill becomes a law in the US: Another guide developed for students that gives a concise summary of the federal legislative process
- NJ legislative process: With your basic knowledge from the link above, learn a little more about the NJ legislature
- Federal legislative process: Compiled by VoteSmart.org, a bipartisan voter education organization, this guide dives a little deeper, and includes other details about how government works