Voting Rights Laws

Voting Rights Laws

We are at the forefront of the most important federal and state voting rights cases around the country. We actively oppose discriminatory voter photo ID laws, fight against attacks voter registration process and hold lawmakers accountable when they try to institute last-minute Election Day barriers. We work year-round to combat voter suppression through advocacy, grassroots organizing, legal action and public education.

ART Play "Gloria, a Life" Screening Feb.8
Event Date: 
Feb 8 2020 - 7:30pm
Event location: 

American Repertory Theater

The Boston League is partnering with the American Repertory Theatre to sponsor a Night with "Gloria". The play will begin at 7:30.   (Reception and Discussion at 5 with a published author).

SUPPRESSED: The Fight to Vote
Event Date: 
Nov 26 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event location: 

El Buen Pastor United Methodist Church

LWVVC  invites you to a screening of  “SUPPRESSED: The Fight to Vote.

Ballot dropoff box on sidewalk

Action Alerts

The House of Representatives passed H.R. 1 on March 8, 2019 and sent it to the Senate. Companion legislation has been introduced in the Senate.

The League of Women Voters of the United States believes that voting is a fundamental citizen right that must be guaranteed (LWVUS Position March 1982). Current issues are: Expanding Voter Access, Redistricting, Money in Politics, and Fighting Vote

voting legislation
Public Statement

The League of Women Voters of Mississippi heartily supports the efforts of our Legislators in expanding the opportunity for Absentee Voting through the passage of HB 1521.

Hear the remarks from Virginia Kase, CEO LWVUS at the LWV 54th National Convention

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5epVnbqUpY

 

 

Fair Districts NC Webinar: How a Red State Beat the Gerrymander
Event Date: 
Jun 24 2020 - 5:00pm

Join Fair Districts NC for a discussion with Noah Rosenberg, Deputy Director of Better Boundaries Utah, and Gigi Brandt, LWV-Utah's redistricting adviser.

Event Date: 
Jul 13 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Event location: 

Online-Via Zoom

Voter Registration Training
For members of the public who want to learn how to help others register to vote
For more information or to RSVP, call the LWV office at 513-281-8683 or email hfountain@lwvcincinnati.org

Free the Vote Workshop at LWV of California Convention 2019

Action Alerts

Action Alert from the LWVC

Fight Systemic Racism - Free the Vote for Californians on Parole

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