LWVUS will hold a series of policy briefings in the spring of 2019. Please join sign up for the individual webinars below! Materials and recordings of the webinar will be placed on this page once they are available.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 3-4PM Eastern
LWVUS Policy and Action: Census 2020
This webinar will discuss how Leagues can get involved with the 2020 Census. We'll highlight the resources, opportunities, and policies driving the implementation of the 2020 Census.
Materials and recordings of past webinars are included below.
Tuesday, June 11 3-4PM Eastern
LWVUS Policy Update: 2019 Legislation and Litigation Efforts
Join LWVUS Director of Advocacy and Litigation, Celina Stewart, and Policy and Legislative Affairs Senior Manager, Jessica Jones Capparell, for a mid-year update on LWVUS legislation and litigation efforts.
Tuesday, May 21 3-4 PM Eastern
LWVUS Policy Update: For the People Act
Join LWVUS policy and advocacy staff for an update on the movement of HR1, the For the People Act. We will discuss updates on the Senate version of the bill.
Tuesday, April 23, 3-4 PM Eastern
LWVUS Policy Update: HR4, the Voting Rights Advancement Act
Join LWVUS policy and advocacy staff to discuss HR4, the Voting Rights Advancement Act. The legislation responds directly and responsibly to the 2013 Supreme Court decision in Shelby County v. Holder and subsequent decisions by state and local jurisdictions to implement discriminatory practices connected to our elections. It will modernize and repair the Voting Rights Act of 1965.