Empowering Voters. Defending Democracy    JOINDONATE
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All members are invited to join Google Group to work on this issue. At the LWVUS Convention in Denver, the topic of Immigration Reform and LWVUS Advocacy was the focus of both a caucus and a resolution.  The Immigration Reform and LWVUS Advocacy resolution was sponsored by a broad group of LWV members from across...
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Nancy Rosenthal, VP for Voter Services, nancyrosenthal9@gmail.com Now is the time for Leagues to execute what we do so well: registering new voters by October 14th, handling absentee ballot requests timely, GOTV during early voting October 29th –November 6th, and having candidate forums where we collaborate with neighboring Leagues and other organizations! National Voter Registration Day (NVRD)...
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  The new Legal Center on LWV.org showcases where the League is fighting for voters’ rights and civil rights in courts around the country. CHECK OUT THE LEGAL CENTER We’ve launched the center with a number of important historic and active cases on our docket, and we’ll continue to build out the center with our...
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New web-based case library showcases the organization’s litigation work in the federal courts. WASHINGTON — The League of Women Voters of the United States is thrilled to announce the launch of its new Legal Center on the organization’s website, LWV.org. The center showcases the League’s legal work in federal courts from across the country. As one of...
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Regina Tillman, 3rd Vice President for DEI, rmt370@gmail.com, and Crystal Joseph, DEI Task Force Co-Chair, campus@lwvnyc.org Good fortune smiled upon us and we easily scored a rescheduling of the workshop that had originally been planned for April. Remarkably, both Kimberlee Yolanda Williams and Debby Irving – as featured co-presenters – were available on a date...
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Jane Colvin (LWVNYS Board Member), janecolvin914@aol.com Hello! My name is Jane Colvin and I’m one of five members of the 2022 LWVUS UN Observer Team appointed by President Deborah Turner. I am delighted and honored to be a part of the League’s long and distinguished history with the UN which began in 1945 when President...
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Thanks to all of you who attended the Nassau County Women’s Equality event where I was one of the honorees.  
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There is an environmental bond issue on the ballot titled Clean Water, Clean Air, Green Jobs Bond Act- $4.2 million. The League of Women Voters®, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and...
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We are working on setting up candidate forums for Congress as well as the New York state legislature in October.  October 13th is planned for CD 3 and SD 7 as well as AD 16 at UUC. We hope to have candidates forums for CD4, SD5, and AD 15. We will update you when we...
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