Take Action: Move the Voting Rights Amendment Act (VRAA) forwar

When Congress left Washington this month, they also left behind a lot of work -- including helping prevent voter discrimination by moving the Voting Rights Amendment Act (VRAA) forward.

Voter Registration Deadlines are Nearing

Our push to help new voters register or update their voter registration isn’t over, but time is running out – voter registration deadlines begin in some states as early as next week! Help your friends and family get registered and remind them of looming voter registration deadlines.

Members of the New Jersey League at the People's Climate March

From the moment I stepped onto the bus headed to the People’s Climate March chartered by the Sierra Club, I knew this was going to be an extraordinary day.

VOTE mural by Lady Pink

On Tuesday, September 23, the League of Women Voters of the City of New York hosted an event in honor of National Voter Registration Day (NVRD). This year we asked voters to tell us why they #JustSayYEStoVoting and we registered nearly 60 new voters!

Rosalee Keech at the UN Climate Summit

This week, the United Nations (UN) hosted a summit on climate change with leaders from around the world. The League of Women Voters of the United States participated with a small group of civil society leaders at the Summit.

Presidents of LWVUS, LWVNYC & LWVNYS at City Hall Plaza

Yesterday, on National Voter Registration Day, in New York City and at hundreds of events around the country, League members reminded Americans that every election is important and that voter registration deadlines are rapidly approaching.

Washington, DC – The League of Women Voters is proud to participate in National Voter Registration Day 2014 (NVRD), a 50-state effort to register hundreds of thousands of voters on one single day.