Educating Voters

Educating Voters

We host hundreds of events and programs every year to educate voters about candidates in thousands of federal, state and local races, as well as distribute millions of educational materials about state and local elections.

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We support measures to promote an open government system that assures opportunities for citizen participation in government decision making. Please click "Read More" (to the right in red letters) to see list of specifics.

Blogs, videos, and articles on issues we're following

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Change Ahead
Event Date: 
Dec 8 2018 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Calvary United Methodist Church

Help identify new opportunities to achieve League goals in the NYS Legislature as a result of the 2018 election

Hot Topics, Cold Facts

October 4, 2018 League Day: The Hot Topic is that voting day is fast approaching and we must all make decisions about who and what we will vote for. The Cold Facts will be delivered by Robbie Davis, LWV-PA member and Voter Services speaker.

logo for Kent State Votes

That’s the new mantra across campus as Kent State students want to be counted – as voters, not just student residents. To kick off REV, Kent State committed to an all-across campus push.

The push will be handled in three stages - Registration...then Education, hopefully through a variety of forums and then pushing students to vote early, vote through absentee or to vote on Election Day, Nov. 6.

young girl reading newspaper

Our monthly membership newsletter with a wrap-up report on the election season, some opportunities to celebrate, and some interesting tidbits for your holiday leisure time!

Our listing of Candidate Forums around the State, including those sponsored by the League.  Where available, links to video are provided for forum that have already taken place.

Don't see a Forum which you know is happening/has happened?  Use the form at the end of this page to let our webmaster know.

Video of Candidate Forums and Debates at VT Digger