• NEWS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    :          
    October 3, 1988

    LEAGUE REFUSES TO "HELP PERPETRATE A FRAUD"

    WITHDRAWS SUPPORT FROM FINAL PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

    WASHINGTON, DC —"The League of Women Voters is withdrawing its sponsorship of the presidential debate scheduled for mid-October because the demands of the two campaign organizations would perpetrate a fraud on the American voter," League President Nancy M. Neuman said today.

  • STATEMENT BY NANCY M. NEUMAN PRESIDENT, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS

    Good afternoon. I am Nancy Neuman, president of the League of women Voters. Thank you all for coming on such short notice.

    The decision I am here to announce vas not an easy one to reach. It's the right decision. I know that. But not an easy one.

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