All Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Area Articles

League officers Williams, Kinne-Shulman, Law, Montgomery

Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Board of Directors of the League of Women Voters of Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Area elected at the League's May 15, 2019 Annual Meeting.

Press Mention

Many readers may not be aware that there is a revived movement to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). Passage of H.3391 would make South Carolina the required 38th state to ratify the ERA and make it the law of the land. Now is the time to urge your state representative to join Weston Newton and support this bill in 2020.

Mayors McCann and Sulka

At its April 10 general meeting, the League of Women Voters of Hilton Head-Bluffton Area and members of the public heard Mayor Lisa Sulka of the Town of Bluffton and Mayor John McCann of the Town of Hilton Head present their 'State of the Town' reports.

SC Senator Davis speaks at March 31 League dialog
Press Mention

Great coverage of the League's position on redistricting in the Bluffton Today newspaper with quotes from State Sen. Davis in support of an Independent Redistricting Commission in South Carolina.

We the People

SC state senator Tom Davis and Beaufort County Council member Mike Covert: what are their priorities? Where do they stand on key state and local issues?

LWVSC Redistricting Blog: VOTERSRULE2020
Press Release

The League of Women Voters of South Carolina has initiated VOTERSRULE2020, a blog to help inform readers about redistricting reform. Sign up to join the team, follow the news, and take action.

ERA Yes buttons
Research & Studies

The ERA is an amendment to the United States Constitution that would guarantee equal rights to all Americans, regardless of sex. The ERA would provide a fundamental and universal legal remedy agains discrimination for both women and men.

This was the first election season that the League of Women Voters of Hilton Head Island/Bluffton Area offered to the voting public.


In the spirit of informing voters, the League hosted a series of candidate forums during the 2018-19 election season.

WHHITV interview:

Hilton Head/Bluffton League Co-president Nancy Williams explains the wealth of election and candidate information available to Lowcountry voters on