league of women voters
This week I talked with LGBTQ ally Jennifer Camille Lee, founder and co-leader of Action Illinois a progressive advocacy
They say Republicans deliberately redrew district lines to benefit their party.
"It is beyond unacceptable that the state of Missouri has launched a photo ID requirement while not sufficiently preparing, educating voters, or funding it."
I got some help identifying and vetting these organizations from my team, as well as from a very knowledgeable friend at
With the Democratic and Republican nominees selected, the presidential debates are just around the corner. The venues and dates for Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's three bouts are set, but many important details are yet to be worked out, likely behind closed doors.
In a sense, Donald Trump is correct that women who have abortions if the procedure is banned should face "some sort of punishment." Before you misconstrue my opinion, please note that I have always been an advocate of pro-choice.
The critical question now is: What impact will these duffers have on this weeks GOP debate? You may have heard several ideas
And they're threatening to sue.
Ninety-five years ago, after tireless work by generations of advocates, the 19th Amendment, finally, became the law of the land guaranteeing the right to vote for women. One hundred years ago, the success of the 19th Amendment did not seem so inevitable.
Tell Congress to Mark the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act by Restoring Its Key Protections
The League of Women Voters has been standing its ground in the fight against discrimination and for voting rights for 95 years, and restoring the VRA is an important step to keep our elections fair, free and accessible.
We've accomplished a lot in the last 95 years, but there remains more to be done to ensure a better future for all Americans
The League of Women Voters, which does take policy stances on issues such as campaign finance reform and the environment
We're excited to celebrate our 95th anniversary in 2015 building on our accomplishments from 2014 -- and setting ambitious goals for the coming year.
David helped to create the modern electoral process. He used television brilliantly; he helped introduce the slickness and trickery that is used by almost all political operatives as they seek to elect their candidates. He was smart, he was tough and for the last 30 years, he was my friend.