Because democracy is not a spectator sport.
Submitted by Chicago in May 2019.
Ask your Representative to support SB1966, which would close loopholes in Illinois' FOID (Firearms Owners Identification) card system.
Please contact your Senator to express support for HB94 and to request their vote for them when they are called.
Submitted by Chicago in January 2019.
Submitted by Chicago in September 2018.
If your Representative is NOT on the list of co-sponsors, please urge him or her to sign on to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act.
Please add your name to the signatures on LWV's petition to protect our vote.
All Chicago Action Alerts
Submitted by the US (LWVUS) in May 2019.
Just 100 years ago, the U.S. House voted on passage of the 19th Amendment.
Submitted by the US (LWVUS) in April 2019.
Contact your Senators today!
Submitted by the US (LWVUS) in February 2019.
We deserve a better democracy! ADD YOUR NAME!
Submitted by the US (LWVUS) in December 2018.
Improve our elections, save our democracy!
The League is gearing up to take a stand in Congress, statehouses, and courtrooms nationwide to ensure no voters are left behind. Stand with the League in our fight to ensure our elections are always free, fair, and accessible.
It’s time to stop the violence. Legislation with common sense solutions to prevent gun violence will protect our children, our citizens and help restore our public confidence.Tell Congress to move forward with common sense gun legislation.
Submitted by the US (LWVUS) in March 2018.