Citizen Rights

Citizen Rights

Democratic government depends upon informed and active participation at all levels of government. Governmental bodies must protect the citizen’s right to know by giving adequate notice of proposed actions, holding open meetings, and making public records accessible.

Action Alerts

Please consider contacting your representatives concerning possible cuts to payroll taxes which could affect your Social Security benefits, including disability, both current (and future) as contained in the Presidential Memorandum of

Position

Virginia Case: "In these trying times, the League’s commitment to democracy requires us to speak out against racism and violence. I hope you will join me in this commitment by doing the work required of us to be an anti-racist organization".
DEI
News

Leaderosity is another DEI resource sponsored and promoted by the LWVUS.

DEI
News

The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee encourage you to take this 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge.

Position

Spokane League supports an independent Office of Police Ombudsman

Action Alerts

The American people deserve a Supreme Court confirmation process that builds trust in our democracy and ensures an independent judiciary without compromising any more lives. 

 

Event Date: 
Nov 18 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

TBD

Topic:  Living While Black. 
Speaker:  Adah Roberts will host a panel of women on the topic.

 

2020 Census Count Me In

Action Alerts

Deadline to complete and return your census is September 30.  Make your voice heard and participate in this important democractic process! 

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Support for officially recognized citizens' committees.
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Public Statement

League of Women Voters Statement on Reports of ICE Human Rights Abuses

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