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Statements and Press Releases

We thank President Biden for calling on Congress to pass the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, and we echo that call.  
People Powered Day of Action 2021 press release. 
DC statehood is not a partisan issue but a civil rights issue which cannot be separated from the fight for racial justice. 
Stipulated dismissal guarantees Census Bureau will not release rushed apportionment numbers, will not provide states with data to exclude noncitizens from redistricting, and will continue to provide key analysis and information to plaintiffs and the public about the quality of the partially shortened count under the Trump administration.
WASHINGTON & MINNEAPOLIS – Today the League of Women Voters of the United States issued the following joint statement with the League of Women Voters of Minnesota and the League of Women Voters of Minneapolis in response to the Derek Chauvin trial verdict.

News Clips

An op-ed by Virginia Kase discuss the 2021 redistricting cycle. 

Kentucky could soon be expanding voting rights restoration to even more individuals who have been convicted of felonies.

Celina Stewart spoke with The 19th about voting rights bills and priorities in statehouses across the country.

California is considering making permanent changes to voting following historic voter turnout in the 2020 elections.

LWV of South Carolina wrote an op-ed about the upcoming redistricting cycle and how "safe" districts silence the voice of voters.