Increasing Voter Registration

Increasing Voter Registration

As the nation’s largest and longest-standing grassroots voter registration organization, we work year-round to make sure all eligible Americans—especially first-time voters, non-college youth, new citizens, communities of color, and low-income Americans—have the opportunity to register and vote.

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LWV WI Issues Briefing 2017
Event Date: 
Oct 28 2017 (All day)
Event location: 

Madison College, Truax Campus

Nearly 120 League members and friends attended LWV WI’s State Issues Briefing on October 28 at Madison College. Here are summaries and resources from the day of presentations and small group sessions.

New citizens register to vote following naturalization
Blog Post

This week I had the opportunity to attend a naturalization ceremony and see LWV-Milwaukee County (LWV MC) volunteers in action as they helped new citizens register to vote in Wisconsin.

Position

The League of Women Voters of Santa Barbara support effective, honest, participatory government, with all eligible voters registered to vote informed, voting and sharing responsibility for governing.
News

The League of Women Voters of Vermont kicked off the Fall season with a successful Celebration of the 19th Amendment with a Happy Hour held in Montpelier at the end of August.

your vote counts button
News

If you believe that there was voter fraud in Fresno County during the most recent election,  you had better change your mind.  Brandi Orth, Fresno County’s Registrar of Voters, has made it virtually impossible for that to happen.  In a Lunch &

News

Sixty-Seven new citizens from 27 countries took the oath of allegiance in the House Chamber of the State House on September 11.

News

For the first time since 2009, the June Carmichael Award for outstanding service to the League was presented, to Karen Bufka from the Northeast Kingdom group.

photo of Voter Services committee member w/ new voter
Public Statement

The League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE, celebrated National Voter Registration Day on Tuesday, September 26th by holding two voter registration events at Delaware Technical Community College.

voter banner with many words encouraging voting
News

September was a busy month for the Voter Services committee.  Before the month began we staffed a table at CSU Fresno’s Gender Equality Day.  We used a card game to ask students questions about voting and our system of government.   We offered our

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