I work with a variety of League volunteers every day, but I also have the unique opportunity to work with the LWVUS Lobby Corps. Established in 1971, Lobby Corps convenes for briefings on League legislative priorities, and they play a key role in promoting League issues and communicating LWVUS positions to members of Congress.
By Eleanor Revelle (LWVIL and LWVUS Climate Change Task Force Member)
"The League of Women Voters of Mobile has launched its nonpartisan election resource www.VOTE411.org, announced Barbara Caddell, co-president of the Mobile League. ... This 'one-stop-shop' for election information provides simple tools to help Alabama voters navigate the voting process.
“‘Candidate information, voting tips, voter registration and much more are available at your fingertips,’ said Linnea Hirst, co-president. ‘You can enter your address, see everything that will be on your ballot, and easily compare candidates. It's convenient, easy and invaluable for voters who want reliable information about voting in Washington.’”
As you know, 10 states hold their presidential primary or caucus elections tomorrow. And the League wants you, and your friends and family, to have the information you need when you go to the polls.The League has you covered: visit www.VOTE411.org, the nation’s premier online election resource.
The State of Wisconsin does a good job of using the internet to let voters know the people on their ballots. But the state doesn't do much more to help people learn about candidates.
MONTGOMERY — Alabama Power expects to begin drawing less electricity from its coal plants between now and 2017, but coal is likely to remain one of the utility's base sources of power in the f
League of Women Voters Unveils High School Voter Registration Training Manual