Voting Rights Laws

Voting Rights Laws

We are at the forefront of the most important federal and state voting rights cases around the country. We actively oppose discriminatory voter photo ID laws, fight against attacks voter registration process and hold lawmakers accountable when they try to institute last-minute Election Day barriers. We work year-round to combat voter suppression through advocacy, grassroots organizing, legal action and public education.

Registrar Event February 1, 2020
Event Date: 
Feb 1 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Carlsbad Senior Center

Midland County Clerk Ann Manary
Event Date: 
Feb 3 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Midland City Hall Council Chambers

Midland County Clerk Ann Manary will tell us about changes in Michigan election laws due to the passage of Proposal 3, including procedures for voter registration, absentee ballots, and election day pr

SUPPRESSED: The Fight to Vote
Event Date: 
Nov 26 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

El Buen Pastor United Methodist Church

LWVVC  invites you to a screening of  “SUPPRESSED: The Fight to Vote.

The League of Women Voters encourages informed and active participation in government. We educate voters through forums and discussions but we never support candidates or political parties. We work to influence public policy through advocacy on issues of importance to our members.

Ballot dropoff box on sidewalk

Action Alerts

The House of Representatives passed H.R. 1 on March 8, 2019 and sent it to the Senate. Companion legislation has been introduced in the Senate.

movie matinee flyer with Suffragists
Event Date: 
Jan 25 2020 - 1:00pm
Event location: 

Westerly Library Auditorium

"One Woman, One Vote" - Saturday Movie Matinee.

News

African American Women’s Suffrage

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Blog Post

2020, already? And so much to do, so many elections! First, I wish you all good health and a Happy New Year. Let’s all take a breath, enjoy family and friends, and recharge for 2020.

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Public Statement

MADISON, WI –  While the League of Women Voters explore legal strategies concerning last Friday's court order to immediately purge 234,000 voters from the rolls, it is important for voters to know they can check their

All Member Monthly
Event Date: 
Jan 9 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Kent Free Library

Viewing and discussion of Suppressed: The Fight to Vote, a new documentary that paints an undeniable picture of voter suppression in the 2018 midterm election in Georgia where Stacey Abrams fought to become the first Black female governor in the U.S.

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