Congress is in recess until the week of Sept. 9. There are a number of issues to be addressed when Congress returns including the 2012 Farm Bill, fiscal year 2013 appropriations, Russian Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR), tax extenders, sequestration, etc. Senators and congressmen will be visiting their states and districts during this recess. Now is the time to let them know your positions on the issues of concern to you.