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LWVUS Joined a Letter with the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights on Implementing President Biden’s Voting Rights Executive Order (Legal Document)
The Leadership Conference organized a letter requesting federal agencies to strongly implement President Biden’s 2021 Executive Order promoting access to voting.
LWVUS joined the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights calling on the US Senate to move the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act forward for debate.
The League joined 200 organizations urging Representatives to support HR4, the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.
The Senate committee on Rules and Administration held a voting rights field hearing in Atlanta, GA.
League Joins Call to Support the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act (Legal Document)
The League joined a letter led by the Leadership Conference in support of two critical pieces of legislation needed to protect the freedom to vote: For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights…
The League sent a letter urging U.S. Senators to include $3.6 billion in funding for elections in the next stimulus package.
League Calls on Congress to Provide Additional Stimulus Funding Related to COVID-19 (Legal Document)
The League sent a memo to Congress urging them to include policies in the next COVID-19 stimulus bill that that will protect our elections, protect all families regardless of immigration status, and…
Congress must provide states with the funds they need to protect the right to vote amid COVID-19 in the economic stimulus package.
League Joins Groups Urging Presidential Candidates to Prioritize Democracy Reform Agenda (Legal Document)
The League joined over 100 organizations on letters to all announced presidential candidates urging them to implement a democracy reform plan.
LWVUS joined other civil rights organizations supporting the Native American Voting Rights Act of 2019.