Elections

Elections

We are all equal at the ballot box, but only if we vote. We engage millions of voters every year ensuring Americans have the information they need to participate in elections that determine our future.

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Make Youth Votes Count Video Screen Shot
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In 1971 the voting ages was lowered to 18. 50% of 18-24 years olds voted that next year. Fast forward to 2016…only 39% of 18-24 year olds voted while 70% of people over 60 years old voted. Why aren’t young people voting? Your voice matters – so make it count. It’s not just about who you want for president, it’s also about the issues you care about at the state and local level.

One in Four Aren't registered to Vote
Event Date: 
Sep 22 2020 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Event location: 

Freight Wheel Café & Community Workspace

National Voter Registration Day. The League of Women Voters of the Cooperstown Area will hold an in-person registration.

One in Four Aren't registered to Vote
Event Date: 
Sep 22 2020 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Event location: 

Aubuchon Hardware

National Voter Registration Day. The League of Women Voters of the Cooperstown Area will hold an in-person registration.

21st Circuit Judges

Action Alerts

Missouri’s Non-­Partisan Court Plan is a model for the nation. It reduces the role of politics and money in the selection and election of judges and shields them from undue pressure. 

Candidate Forum
Event Date: 
Sep 30 2020 - 5:00pm

Join us for a virtual Candidate Forum for NYS Assembly District 107. 

Voter Registration Supplies
Event Date: 
Sep 22 2020 - 3:00pm
Event location: 

Cape Cod MAll

National Voter Registration Day is Tuesday, September 22. 

 

Come join us on the Hyannis Green from 10 am to 2 pm and at the Cape Cod Mall, Hyannis from 3 pm to 6 pm. 

voterfaq

We recently reached out to Sault Sainte Marie City Clerk, Robin Troyer, about frequently asked absentee ballot questions we've heard from local LWV supporters and voters. First, if you have any questions about your ballot or the election process, you may directly reach the Sault City clerk's office at 906-632-5717 or via email at rtroyer [at] saultcity.com. Below are questions we asked and Ms. Troyer's answers:     

SB Arrowhead
Event Date: 
Sep 29 2020 - 5:30pm
Event location: 

Zoom Meeting via registration

Ward 5 Candidate Debate

Moderated by Niki Dettman LWVSB Voter Services Chair

Candidates are:

Jim Mulvihill Incumbent

Damon Alexander

The Webinar will start at 5:30 and will last about 2 hours

VR

Action Alerts

League volunteers will be at 53 area libraries on Saturday, Sept. 26, to answer voter questions and help area residents register to vote, update their address or change their name, and apply for absentee or mail-in ballots. Sites include all St.

fall kickoff
Event Date: 
Oct 3 2020 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Come join us at our Fall Kick-off Meeting!

Hear about all the exciting activity leading up to Election 2020 and how you can make a difference.

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