Chicago

Chicago

The League of Women Voters of Chicago is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. We influence public policy through education and advocacy.

Electoral College presenation
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The Illinois League has instituted a project to make abolishing the Electoral College a primary goal for all 700 Leagues across the country.

Ready for 100% clean energy logo
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LWV Chicago and LWV Lake Michigan have signed on to support Sierra Club's Ready for 100 campaign to encourage the City of Chicago to transition to 100% clean energy by 2050.

Great Decisions 2018
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League members and friends are invited to join a Chicago League-sponsored Great Decisions foreign policy discussion group.

CountyJail
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Many Cook County Jail detainees have no idea they can vote, but a number of local organizations, including the League of Women Voters of Chicago, are working to change that. Julie Shelton coordinates the League’s participation in voter registration drives at the jail.

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Who can register to vote? How do I register to vote? When can I register to vote?