Making Democracy Work

AN INTER-LEAGUE ORGANIZATION OF NASSAU COUNTY

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

Download your copy of the Nassau Vote 411 Candidates handbook
Since Tuesday's election, we've received questions and inquiries about the League's position on the Electoral College. Our position on the Electoral College: "The League of Women Voters of the United States believes that the direct-popular-vote method for electing the President and Vice-President is essential to representative government. The League of Women Voters believes, therefore, that the Electoral College should be abolished. We support the use of the National Popular Vote Compact as one acceptable way to achieve the goal of the direct popular vote for election of the president until the abolition of the Electoral College is accomplished."

Convention-Land, New Yorkers' Road Map to the Constitutional Convention

Convention-Land, New Yorkers' Road Map to the Constitutional Convention, Written by Blair Horner and Erin Marulli of the New York Public Interest Research Group Fund and Sally Robinson of the League of Women Voters of New York State. Available for download at http://www.nypirg.org.