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LWV Of Virginia

Community Leaders

Debora Wake, President
Joan Porte, Vice President
Earnestine Bridges, Vice President
Andrianne Konstas, Membership Chair

League ID

VA000

Phone

(804) 521-4171

Stories from Around the State

This letter to the editor was originally published by the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

The Richmond City Council recently made the short-sighted decision to reject a proposal to adopt Ranked Choice Voting for the upcoming council elections in 2024. The co-signers of this letter know that adopting a new voting system would not be an easy task, but we are still disappointed in the council’s decision for two overarching reasons.

The League of Women Voters of the Fairfax Area Visits the Fairfax City Office of Elections to Thank Election Officials

Virginia Supreme Court Upholds Law Banning Prison Gerrymandering in Adkins v. Virginia.

LWV of Virginia files an amicus brief supporting counting individuals in the state where they are from and not where they are incarcerated.

After system crashes in Virginia and Florida, other states are warned of the possibility of glitches as registration deadlines approach.