A thank you to LWV Arlington for sharing this timely resource (toolkit). Although not created by them, they are implementing many of the strategies and focusing on helping people with Disabilities to register to vote. There are a lot of …Continue reading →
Conrad Shumadine, scholar and lawyer, considered to be “the expert” in communications law and First Amendment issues by many, spoke at an SHR League meeting on May 29. The meeting focused on the importance of local news to the health …Continue reading →
You’ve Been Gerrymandered! was the theme of a League of Women Voters meeting held in Salem on Saturday, May 19.
OneVirginia2021 brought their Deep Dive into Redistricting workshop to southwest Virginia, led by Executive Director Brian Cannon. The workshop focused on redistricting issues in Virginia as well as the status of current court cases around the country and recent developments in other states. Continue reading →
Event Report: Ranked Choice Voting: Better Elections? Find Out! by Jacob Hurt
On April 21st, LWV-Falls Church hosted a forum on the process of Ranked-Choice Voting (RCV), a method by which voters can vote by ranking multiple candidates and have those votes count even if their top choice is eliminated. Continue reading →
The League in Loudoun County is celebrating International Women’s Day Thursday, March 8 by hosting a panel discussion called “Empowering Voters To Take Action” at the Rust Library in Leesburg from 7 to 9 p.m. We have invited five panelists …Continue reading →