Download roboform and fill in the appropriate spaces, (it will be self explanatory)
At a click of the mouse this will automatically fill in online forms that you will encounter at each Governors or Senators website.
Write your thoughts / suggestion / question on ms word and copy it to clipboard
Then its just click click click paste click, next.... and you can send an email message to 100 senators and fifty govs in about 90 minutes. Realize of course that these emails are read by functionaries for the intended recipient. I suspect that they provide an executive summary for the senator/governor with regard to how many emails they are receiving about a particular subject. So for this energy independence idea, spam the hell outta congress!