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VOTE411 Jul 18
On this week's "In The Public Interest," talks with the LWV of Ann Arbor Area about , its history, and how to use it effectively for the upcoming primaries. Listen now 🎧
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LWV of the US Jul 18
Including a citizenship question on the Census undermines participation and threatens the overall Census process that is vital to our democracy. Make your voice heard—submit a comment today ✍️
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LWV of the US Jul 18
In 2016, more than 35 million people with disabilities were eligible to vote, but only 16 million did. Help us make sure our community is registered, educated, and engaged to exercise their civil right to vote!
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LWV of the US Jul 18
Americans can agree that it’s a problem too few people vote. We need a system that makes elections free & fair, where all voters can make their voices heard.
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Mark Knoller Jul 18
. decries / decision to no longer require disclosure of financial donors by certain tax-exempt orgs. Pres Chris Carson calls it "the latest attack on election transparency by this administration."
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LWV of the US Jul 18
This week we attended a panel on pro-voter and anti-corruption strategies that can be adopted to improve our democracy as a whole. Learn more in our blog:
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Tayler Jul 15
Don't like what you see in politics? Get out and vote! Want to go the extra mile? Find your local league and help people in your community get registered.
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LWV of the US Jul 16
The Campaign aims to increase the political power of people with disabilities through voter registration, education, and engagement. Learn more at .
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LWV of the US Jul 16
Including a citizenship question on the Census undermines participation and threatens the overall Census process that is vital to our democracy. Make your voice heard—submit a comment today ✍️
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Alana Erickson, MPH Jul 16
Streamline the voting process with evidenced-based strategies to increase participation. Voting is important because: Voting is People Power!
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LWV of the US Jul 14
Great report from highlighting what steps can be taken to address low voter turnout and increase voter participation in America. Take a look:
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LWV of the US Jul 13
We all want our voices to be heard, that's part of what democracy means. will help make it happen.
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LWV of the US Jul 13
Last month a Kansas statute requiring proof of citizenship to register to vote was defeated—an exciting win for . Making voter registration accessible to all Americans is the 1st step toward creating a stronger & more representative democracy.
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LWV Wisconsin Jul 12
"What is the role of federal courts in protecting our system of checks and balances so that no one branch of government can dominate the others?" urges the Senate to explore this question with any nominee before voting on the next
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LWV of the US Jul 12
Automatic voter registration has already made elections accessible to tens of thousands of eligible voters. More from :
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LWV of the US Jul 12
Voting must be made accessible to all citizens, regardless of income or lack of a permanent address. Thank you to volunteers in Wisconsin who work to ensure that all individuals can participate in the democratic process!
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LWV Massachusetts Jul 12
Thank you to the Massachusetts Senate for passing !
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LWVOC Jul 12
Breaking news: The League of Women Voters of Florida filed a lawsuit this morning over Amendment 8, saying the proposed constitutional amendment related to education is “misleading” to voters and should be stricken from the November ballot.
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LWV of the US Jul 12
It's time for . is urging a federal court to move swiftly in reopening the state’s partisan gerrymandering case so that a remedy can be implemented before redistricting in 2020.
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Ben Sullivan Jul 11
I can't say enough for the clarity and purpose of this blog post. SCOTUS nominations aren't a game of political football. It is ill-advised to root for nominees like we support candidates for elected office, and lifetime appointments cannot be reduced to news cycle fodder.
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