Vermont

Vermont

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

LWV Central Vermont Lecture Series
Event Date: 
Oct 9 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Kellog Library

League of Women Voters Presents: Incarcerated Women

Wednesday, OCTOBER 9, 2019, 7 p.m.

Kellogg-Hubbard Library, Hayes Room, 135 Main Street, Montpelier VT

Public Statement

(Montpelier) – Women got the vote in 1920: that’s within our grandparents’ or great-grandparents’ lifetimes - not so long ago.

 

Introducing Panel to discuss an inclusive equal rights amendment to the Vermont constitution
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Champlain Valley League of Women Voters presented a panel discussion of amending the Vermont constitution with an Inclusive Equal Rights Amendment.  Main Street Landing hosted the event in the Gallery at 3 Main Street in Burlington.

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In honor of International Women's Day in 2017, the biography of women's rights pioneer Elizabeth Cady Stanton became a Google Expedition.
Screenshot of NYT article exploring what if everyone voted
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By Emily Badger

Screenshot of Commentary by Catherine Rader on VTDigger
Press Mention

Editor’s note: This commentary is by Catherine Rader, of East Montpelier, who is a member of the board of the League of Women Voters of Vermont.

The League of Women Voters has prepared an outline of primary duties of our elected officials. We hope this will help you as you head to the polls.

Federal Offices: US Senator, Representative to Congress

State Offices: Governor, Lieutenant Governor, State Treasurer, Secretary of State, Auditor of Accounts, Attorney General, State Senator, State Representative, Probate Judge, Assistant Judge, State's Attorney, Sheriff, High Bailiff

Juliette Holmes speaks to the Moth about Voting rights in her family history
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A personal story about voting rights, a great audio listen.    Recorded by The Moth, previously broadcast on the Moth Radio Hour.

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The League of Women Voters of Vermont is partnering with the Vermont Workers' Center in their Healthcare is a Human Right Campaign.