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speakers for the forum on Funding of Public Education, pt 2

LWVSC holds second forum on the funding of public education in DE

Speakers for the second forum:  Neil Kirschling of the Rodel Foundation, Richard Morse of the Community Legal Aid Society, and Mark Steele of Indian River School District.

click for article on the forum
students at DTCC register to vote

LWVSC registers new voters on National Voter Registration Day

The LWVSC held a voter registration event at Del Tech Georgetown, registering 60 new voters.

Photo of some members of the 19th Amendment celebrartion planning committee

19th Amendment Celebration Planning Committee members

The 19th Amendment Celebration Planning Committee members are hard at work organizing events to mark the 100th anniversary of the passing of the amendment that gave women the right to vote.

19th Amendment Celebration Planning Committee webpage
Gwen Miller, new president of the LWVSCDE

new LWVSC president

Gwendolyn Miller, newly elected president of the League of Women Voters of Sussex County, helped man a voter registration table for the League at the Juneteenth Celebration in Georgetown on June 15th.

Carol Jones & Sue Claire Harper

LWVDE Co-Presidents

On June 1, 2019, two Sussex League members, Carol Jones and Sue Claire Harper, were elected co-Presidents of the League of Women Voters of Delaware.

photo of attendees at National Popular Vote panel discussion

LWVSC holds National Popular Vote panel discussion

The League of Women Voters along with the ACLU and Common Cause of Delaware held a panel discussion on the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact at Sussex County Council Chambers on 3/3/19. UPDATE:  The Delaware Legislature passed the NPV bill on 3/14/19. 

photo of audience for Clean Drinking Water forum

Clean Drinking Water forum

The Environment and Natural Resources Committee of the League of Women Voters of Sussex County held two forums and an Expo on the issue of clean drinking water in Sussex County, Delaware.  See their website page for links to local environmental groups, issues, and events.  

Environment & Natural Resources Committee

Sussex County, Delaware

The League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE (LWVSCDE) is a nonpartisan educational organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE is NOT for women only.    

                          

speakers for the forum on Funding of Public Education, pt 2
News

LWVSC held their second forum on the Funding of Public Education in Delaware. "Read more" for details and to access power point presentations.

Is There a Better Way to Vote? LWVDE Alternative Voting Presentation
Event Date: 
Jan 31 2020 - 2:00pm
Event location: 

Lewes Public Library

Is there a better way to vote? Learn about alternatives to "The Lesser of Two Evils" elections. The LWVDE will present information on alternative voting methodologies including standard runoff elections, instant-runoff ranked-choice voting, range or "score" voting, and multi-member districting. Read more for the details and the link to register.

Celebrating 100 years, 19th Amendment
Event Date: 
Feb 22 2020 - 1:00pm
Event location: 

Lewes Public Library

The LWVSC will hold a book discussion on "The Women's Hour" as part of the celebration of the 100th Anniversary of women's right to vote. "Read more" for details and the link to reserve your seat.

2020 Census PSA
News

Watch this new public service announcement to learn options for responding to the 2020 Census. Click on "Read more" for the link to the PSA.

Press Mention

Mallory Metzner of WDRE covered the League of Women Voter's semi-annual meeting that took place on 11/14/19. Please click on "Read more" to find the link to the article.

Celebrating 100 years, 19th Amendment
Press Mention

The Cape Gazette published an article on upcoming celebrations of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment. Click on "Read more" for more information and the link to the article.

Logo of the League of Women Voters
News

The League of Women Voters has published an article explaining the process of impeachment. Click on "Read more" to see that article in its entirety.

Volunteer Opportunities
News

League members, there are opportunities for you to become more involved in league activities. Your help is needed. Read more to see the specifics.

Student membership deal, join for $5
News

The League of Women Voters of Sussex County has a 2019 membership deal for students. Join now for only $5.