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The VOTER Newsletter

Our League's newsletter, The Voter, is published quarterly. Click the links below to download recent issues.

The VOTER Newsletter - 2020 Spring

The VOTER Newsletter - 2020 Winter

The VOTER Newsletter - 2019 Summer

 

Are you interested in writing an article for our next issue? 

To find out more information, please contact Dave Humphreys, editor, by clicking here. 

 

Donation from Kenneth E. Schwartz Family Trust

The League received a generous donation from the Kenneth E. Schwartz Family Trust and the Budget committee will make recommendations as to how best use this donation. 

 

2020 Program Planning Meeting 

A proposed program for 2020 – 2021 will be included in the Annual Meeting packet to be voted on by our entire membership at our Annual Meeting on May 30, 2020.

The local issues that emerged from the program planning meeting in January are:

  • Land Use
  • Water
  • Homelessness
  • Civil Discourse
  • Voter Outreach
  • Education
  • Membership Engagement and Motivation

Forever Voters

Why do only 36% of 18 to 25 year-olds actually vote? Many high school seniors are eligible to vote and have very strong opinions about what needs to change! But they do not really know much about the voting process or how to register. The League of Women Voters is stepping in to educate high schoolers to prepare them for voting, because they know that people who vote early, vote forever.