Educating Voters

Educating Voters

We host hundreds of events and programs every year to educate voters about candidates in thousands of federal, state and local races, as well as distribute millions of educational materials about state and local elections.

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Action Alerts

Missouri’s Non-­Partisan Court Plan is a model for the nation. It reduces the role of politics and money in the selection and election of judges and shields them from undue pressure. Judges in St. Louis County and the city of St.


We recently reached out to Sault Sainte Marie City Clerk, Robin Troyer, about frequently asked absentee ballot questions we've heard from local LWV supporters and voters. First, if you have any questions about your ballot or the election process, you may directly reach the Sault City clerk's office at 906-632-5717 or via email at rtroyer [at] Below are questions we asked and Ms. Troyer's answers:     


Action Alerts

League volunteers will be at 53 area libraries on Saturday, Sept. 26, to answer voter questions and help area residents register to vote, update their address or change their name, and apply for absentee or mail-in ballots. Sites include all St.

Pros & Cons of CA State Ballot Measures by Zoom on September 23, 2020
Event Date: 
Sep 23 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 


League of Women Voters of Central Orange County Area will present an unbiased review of California State Ballot Measures on Zoom on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 7 PM.  You must register in advance to receive the link.

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Candidate Forums for Midland County 

The League of Women Voters of the Midland Area is holding candidate forums via Zoom. These forums will be recorded, then posted for you to view. MCTV will also carry them on MCTV Community Voices (Charter MCTV 191). The following schedule is the date the forum will be held. YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SEE THE FORUMS LIVE. Links will be posted here when they are available.

Absentee Ballot Drop Box Photo from SOTS Twitter feed

Got questions? Get answers! View the Secretary of the State's slides to find out: Who voted absentee in the Primary, what the State of Connecticut is providing to towns through the CARES Act, who is eligible to vote absentee, how and when to get an application for an absentee ballot, how to fill out and send in the ballot, and how absentee ballots will be counted.

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Onwards into September and a full month of election activities, meetings, and volunteer opportunities -- plus Ruth Bader Ginsberg and an anniversary quote to remember.

Drive-thru voter registration
Event Date: 
Sep 23 2020 - 11:00am
Event location: 

West Chicago Public Library

Are you registered to vote at your current address? Do you have questions about the 2020 voting process?

National Voter Registration Day logo
Event Date: 
Sep 22 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Winfield Public Library

Join us on National Voter Registration Day, a national nonpartisan civic holiday on the fourth Tuesday in September, to register to vote! 

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Event Date: 
Sep 26 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Zoom Meeting via registration

The Measure U Webinar

The LWV of the San Bernardino Area has no position on this measure and is hosting this information panel as part of LWVSB CIvic Education.

Speakers are: