Read the Virginia Voter HERE. Suffer the Children – Deb Wake President, LWV-VA Legislation Update – Anna Weber, LWV-Arlington Attention Voters – An Historic League Day is Coming! The League is 100 Years Old! -Joan Porte, 1st VP, LWV-VA Redefining …Continue reading →
On Monday, Jan. 27, the Virginia General Assembly voted to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. There is no need for signature by the governor. This is final action of the Commonwealth. The League of Women Voters issued a press release [link] …Continue reading →
Please contact your lawmakers now in support of Same Day Voter Registration bills. You can modify the message before sending, using your own words. Click the contact link. Q: Why is same day voter registration important? A: Letting qualified voters …Continue reading →
Week of January 20-25 Tip: Are you on facebook? Join the League’s Advocacy discussion group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/373903886296976/ & answer the questions. ☎️☎️☎️ Remember to log your advocacy! A little competition makes it fun. Click here to be counted for your …Continue reading →
Why LWV-VA Supports Constitutional Amendment S.J. 18 to End Partisan Gerrymandering What is independent redistricting and why is it needed? Redistricting is the process of drawing maps to determine election districts for members of Congress and the state legislature. In …Continue reading →
While this program is focused on High School students, the LWV-VA is providing a list of specific links for Virginia High Schools, Community Colleges, Colleges, Homeschoolers, and even those not in any school. Learn more about the Governor’s Challenge and …Continue reading →
WLRT (Women’s Legislative Roundtable
January 15, 8:30 am-9:30 am Tidewater Room, 4th floor of the SunTrust Center 919 East Main Street, Richmond.
At the first WLRT, members of the LWV-VA Legislative Team will present the basics on how to advocate, how to follow bills on LIS (Legislative Information System) and how to find your way in the Pocahontas Building and the Capitol.
Registration is not required, but if you sign up on Eventbrite, we’ll be sure to have enough material and resources available for everyone.
Virginia’s legislative session is underway! Contact your lawmakers now to support fair redistricting, no excuse absentee voting, and gun violence prevention. You can modify your message before sending. To review the bills: 🔸 Fair redistricting SJ 18, …Continue reading →
Welcome to The Virginia Voter. The official newsletter of the League of Women Voters® of Virginia. CLICK HERE TO READ Contents Include: Remember Why You Joined the League? (Deb Wake, President LWV-VA ) WLRT Pre-Session: All In for All Issues …Continue reading →