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 v popular
Event Date: 
Nov 26 2018 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Sulzer Regional Library

Fed up with the antiquated Electoral College? Learn more about the history and LWV's efforts to Abolish the Electoral College.

Member Orientation
Event Date: 
Nov 17 2018 - 9:00am
Event location: 

The Aqua

Join LWV Chicago board members and committee chairs for breakfast as they fill you in on what's going on with League and help find where you fit.  RSVP to League [at] LWVChicago.org

Time for Action

Action Alerts

Submit a public comment by December 10, 2018 to the US Department of Homeland Security opposing the changes to the Public Charge Rule, "Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds."

Great Decisions 2018
News

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

CountyJail
News

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.

Moderator Sign
Event Date: 
Dec 1 2018 - 9:00am
Event location: 

LWV Chicago

LWV Chicago is offering its members a chance to expand their skills to include moderating candidate forums, debates and other events requiring independent non-biased direction.

I Voted stickers

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