Fighting Voter Suppression

Fighting Voter Suppression

We challenge all efforts and tactics that threaten our democracy and limit the ability of voters to exercise their right to vote.

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Action Alerts

On Friday, January 4, HR1 was introduced in the House of Representatives. This bill comprises a bold, transformative set of reforms to strengthen our democracy and return political power to the people.

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Action Alerts

Urgent: As Redistricting Bill SJ306 is considered in caucus, we strongly urge lawmakers to include provisions about full transparency, clear rules that prevent gerrymandering, and keeping our communities together.

Event Date: 
Mar 27 2019 - 8:30am
Event location: 

Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square

Join us for LWVO Statehouse Day 2019! Click here to register today.

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Press Mention

Amid allegations that Hays County has suppressed the college student vote, a civil rights group is threatening to sue.

By Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune

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Event Date: 
Jan 26 2019 - 10:00am
Event location: 

League of Women Voters of Fairfax Area Conference Center

Event Date: 
Jan 5 2019 - 1:00pm
Event location: 

James Duncan Library

Everything You Need To Know To Advocate For Redistricting Reform

James Duncan Library
2501 Commonwealth Ave
Alexandria, VA 22301

Gerrymander forum
Event Date: 
Sep 27 2018 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Walter Reed Medical Center, multipurpose room

Slay the Gerrymander in Virginia! with Brian Cannon, Executive Director of OneVirginia2021 and with Suzanne Almeida, Redistricting and Representative Counsel to Common Cause and former Executive Director of LWV of Pennsylvania. 

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News

The 53rd National LWVUS convention took place in Chicago in June.

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News

Our monthly membership newsletter with lots of current articles - reports on recent workshops on elections and on housing, our primary season voter service activities, and more!

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