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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Action Alerts

New legislation from Congress, HR 1, the For the People Act, will modernize our election system, reform redistricting, and restore the Voting Rights Act.
  

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Public Statement

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF WISCONSIN and WISCONSIN ELECTION PROTECTION RELEASE 2018 MIDTERM ELECTION REPORT

January 24, 2019

Action Alerts

Voter Suppression 

January 23, 2019

Position

Elections New Orleans

 

CITYWIDE PROPOSITION FOR THE MAY 4TH ELECTION

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Public Statement

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Sues to Prevent Enforcement of Bills Passed During Unconstitutional “Extraordinary Session” of the Legislature 

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

League members take action on issues where we have studied the topic and have reached conclusions that are embodied in our positions. Our Action/Advocacy Committee meets monthly (see Calendar of Events). Recent activities have included advocacy for affordable housing proposals in several cities, support of extending the county healthcare plan to undocumented immigrants, and statements on the Concord Naval Weapons Station re-use plans.

Event Date: 
Feb 2 2019 - 10:00am
Event location: 

LWV Diablo Valley office

This is our monthly advocacy planning meeting. Discussion may include local actions in support of positions from any level of the League, as well as updates on current priority issues such as housing, immigration, and healthcare.

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

League of Women Voters of Fairfax Area Conference Center

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