How To

To learn more about how to be an advocate, see the following documents:

  • The Appropriations Primer describes the annual process of allocating funds for federal agencies and programs. See the Appropriations Primer. (MS Word)
  • The Federal Ovarian Cancer Action Strategy (FOCAS) Report is an in-depth explanation of the federal role in the fight against ovarian cancer. Read our 2012 FOCAS report. (PDF)
  • How to use Thomas.gov teaches you how to see if elected officials are cosponsors of legislation. Read How to use Thomas.gov. (PDF)