August Recess Presents Opportunities

With legislators “at home,” constituents have greater access

Elizabeth Fassbender

It’s officially called a “district work period.” But most people know it as the “August recess.” Federal lawmakers have wrapped up their legislative business, cast their last votes, and headed back to their home districts and states.

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