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The Funding of Public Education in Delaware Forum, part 1

Panelists:  Dr. Susan Bunting, Dr. Chuck Longfellow, Dr. Kevin Carson, Rep. Ruth Briggs King

LWVSC holds forum on The Funding of Public Education in DE
students at DTCC register to vote

LWVSC registers new voters on National Voter Registration Day

The LWVSC held a voter registration event at Del Tech Georgetown, registering 60 new voters.

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19th Amendment Celebration Planning Committee members

The 19th Amendment Celebration Planning Committee members are hard at work organizing events to mark the 100th anniversary of the passing of the amendment that gave women the right to vote.

19th Amendment Celebration Planning Committee webpage
Gwen Miller, new president of the LWVSCDE

new LWVSC president

Gwendolyn Miller, newly elected president of the League of Women Voters of Sussex County, helped man a voter registration table for the League at the Juneteenth Celebration in Georgetown on June 15th.

Carol Jones & Sue Claire Harper

LWVDE Co-Presidents

On June 1, 2019, two Sussex League members, Carol Jones and Sue Claire Harper, were elected co-Presidents of the League of Women Voters of Delaware.

photo of attendees at National Popular Vote panel discussion

LWVSC holds National Popular Vote panel discussion

The League of Women Voters along with the ACLU and Common Cause of Delaware held a panel discussion on the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact at Sussex County Council Chambers on 3/3/19. UPDATE:  The Delaware Legislature passed the NPV bill on 3/14/19. 

photo of audience for Clean Drinking Water forum

Clean Drinking Water forum

The Environment and Natural Resources Committee of the League of Women Voters of Sussex County held two forums and an Expo on the issue of clean drinking water in Sussex County, Delaware.  See their website page for links to local environmental groups, issues, and events.  

Environment & Natural Resources Committee

Sussex County, Delaware

The League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE (LWVSCDE) is a nonpartisan educational organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE is NOT for women only.    

                          

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Event Date: 
Dec 4 2019 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Sussex County Council Chambers

A second forum on the Funding of Public Education in Delaware will be held by the LWVSC and AAUW on 12/4. It is a follow-up to the forum held on September 25th. Please click on "Read more" for more information.

League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE
News

The LWVSC shared a press release regarding the upcoming 12/4 forum on the Funding of Public Education in Delaware: Part 2.

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News

The LWV is asking members to contact their representatives to ask them to support H.R.4, the Voter Rights Advancement Act. 'Read more' to find the link to the LWV request.

Press Mention

Mallory Metzner of WDRE covered the League of Women Voter's semi-annual meeting that took place on 11/14/19. Please click on "Read more" to find the link to the article.

Celebrating 100 years, 19th Amendment
Press Mention

The Cape Gazette published an article on upcoming celebrations of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment. Click on "Read more" for more information and the link to the article.

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News

The League of Women Voters has published an article explaining the process of impeachment. Click on "Read more" to see that article in its entirety.

Volunteer Opportunities
News

League members, there are opportunities for you to become more involved in league activities. Your help is needed. Read more to see the specifics.

John Austin
News

Former LWVSC member John Austin has been posthumously awarded the 2019 Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer.

We're the WE in "We the People"
Blog Post

The League of Women Voters of Delaware proudly presents a series of civics videos now posted on YouTube, entitled, We’re the WE in "We the People"

Student membership deal, join for $5
News

The League of Women Voters of Sussex County has a 2019 membership deal for students. Join now for only $5.