Voting Rights

Voting Rights

Voting is a fundamental right and all eligible voters should have the equal opportunity to exercise that right. We are dedicated to ensuring that our elections remain free, fair and accessible.

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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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image for National Voter Registration Day, with a pic of the USA
Event Date: 
Sep 26 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Event location: 

Lincoln Apartments @ Tinner Hill

Every year millions of Americans find themselves unable to vote because they miss a registration deadline, don’t update their registration, or aren’t sure how to register.

National Voter Registration Day
Event Date: 
Sep 25 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Event location: 

WB Apartment (Lobby)

Every year millions of Americans find themselves unable to vote because they miss a registration deadline, don’t update their registration, or aren’t sure how to register.

Event Date: 
Sep 8 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Event location: 

LWV Diablo Valley office

This is our monthly advocacy meeting for Board members and other League members with specific issues they are following.

Become a Voter Registrar

One of the primary reasons people are interested in joining the League of Women Voters is to help activate their communities to take part in democracy. The most basic right we have is the right to vote, and the League wants to be sure we do all we can to support active voter participation.

Many of our members are certified as voter registrars. If you would like to become a voter registrar, contact voterservice [at] wheatonlwvil.org

Danger! Women's Suffrage Would Double the Irresponsible Vote.
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In 1973, the U.S. Congress designated August 26 as “Women’s Equality Day.” The date commemorates the 1920 certification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, granting women the right to vote.

Event Date: 
Aug 26 2018 (All day)

Celebrate the passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S.Constitution that gave women the right to vote in the United States.

The Voter Services Committee provides services to inform and empower citizens to participate in the election process. The committee offers services to both educate and engage the electorate: 

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People really should vote

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