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Redistricting
Event Date: 
Mar 26 2019 - 10:00am
Event location: 

U.S. Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a group of cases challenging redistricting maps in North Carolina (LWVNC v. Rucho) and Maryland (Benisek v. Lamone). LWV will co-host a rally on the steps of the U.S.

I Voted stickers

The Chicago Municipal Runoff election will be held on April 2, 2019. Toni Preckwinkle and Lori Lightfoot make history as the two African-American women advance to a head-to-head contest to become Chicago's next mayor.

DSISD School Board Candidates Forum poster for April 6th event
Event Date: 
Apr 6 2019 - 10:30am
Event location: 

Sententia Vera Cultural Hub

The Dripping Springs team of the League of Women Voters of Hays County will host a forum for candidates running for Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees.

Fairfax Candidate Forum
Event Date: 
Apr 7 2019 - 3:00pm
Event location: 

George Mason High School Auditorium

There's likely to be a Primary Election June 11th! Do you know the candiates? Feel prepared to cast your ballot? If your answer is "No," come learn about who wants to represent you at the LWV of Falls Church candidate forums.

Ballot dropoff box on sidewalk

Action Alerts

On Friday, January 4, HR1 was introduced in the House of Representatives. This bill comprises a bold, transformative set of reforms to str

Census 2020 Forum

MARCH COMMUNITY FORUM: Census 2020 - How will it affect you?
DATE: March 20, 2019
TIME: 12 Noon to 2:00PM
LOCATION: Faulkner Gallery, Santa Barbara Public Library, 40 E. Anapamu St. Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is preparing for the 2020 United States Census count. The data collected by the decennial census determines how seats are apportioned for the U.S. House of Representatives and is also used to distribute billions in federal funds to local communities. There is so much more to know.

How will the US Census affect the State and local community of Santa Barbara? What are the National, State and League of Women Voters roles in collecting census data? What is “complete” count? What are the fears and solutions regarding immigrants and security of personal data? What information does the census collect from the basic census questions and from the more expansive and mandatory American Community Survey?

HR 1, the Peoples Act, democracy, election reform

Action Alerts

We deserve a better democracy! ADD YOUR NAME!

Texas Flag with Modernize Texas Elections

Action Alerts

Our Texas election system cannot assure us of accurate and secure registered voter rolls. Modern systems exist in other states that are more accurate, safe and secure – and cost much less!

League of Women Voters
Event Date: 
Feb 28 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Barcelona Wine Bar / Vinoteca Tasting Room

Please join us for a conversation about the future of voting and elections in our state. This is a great opportunity to learn about Election Protection, Redistricting Reform, and the Democracy Act Bill set to drop in February.

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