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picture of voter registration at Wheaton French Market
Event Date: 
Aug 8 2020 - 8:00am
Event location: 

Downtown Wheaton - Municipal Parking Lot 3

Register to vote at Wheaton's French Market, a French-styled open-air market where local vendors sell fresh local produce, bread, cheese, flowers, artisan foods and crafts, clothing, jewelry, etc.

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News

August 4 is the date of the Michigan Primary. Information below is for the Aug 4 Primary.

picture of voter registration at Wheaton French Market
Event Date: 
Jul 11 2020 - 8:00am
Event location: 

Downtown Wheaton - Municipal Parking Lot 3

Register to vote at Wheaton's French Market, a French-styled open-air market where local vendors sell fresh local produce, bread, cheese, flowers, artisan foods and crafts, clothing, jewelry, etc.

The video of the online Midland County Candidate Forum is available on YouTube.

The Link is: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZOzCZedyP2s

The forum was conducted Friday, June 19 and was cosponsored by Midland County Senior Services and LWV of the Midland Area.

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• Register to vote if you have yet to do so at Vote 411 or at R.I. Secretary of State.
• Get the latest updates on R.I.'s upcoming elections and learn more about voting-by-mail at R.I. Board of Elections and what the League is doing.
• Fill out the 2020 U.S. Census. We want to ensure that Rhode Island continues to receive the federal funding it deserves, and we keep two U.S. House Representatives.
• Support the League's People Powered Fair Maps campaign and ensure that R.I. puts the power of drawing districts in the hands of ordinary Rhode Islanders and not legislators. Sign a petition and show your support for proposed amendments to the R.I. Constitution to create an independent redistricting commission at Redraw RI.
• Read the House or Senate bills that would pave the way for an independent redistricting commission in Rhode Island.

2020 Candidates Night

The LWV Hingham Candidates Night was held remotely in June.
 
Public Statement

Voters Must Be Given Extra Assurances Amid Covid-19 Concerns

The Struggle to Vote In Alabama
Research & Studies

We're excited to share Part 1 and Part 2 of the League of Women Voters of the Tennessee Valley's 19th Amendment Centennial project. Part 1 covers the period 1848-1920 and Part 2 covers 1920 until the present.

Redistricting
News

The Missouri House voted 98-58 on May 13 to approve SJR38. The resolution asks voters in the November election to replace Amendment 1’s redistricting reforms with a system that allows unprecedented racial and partisan gerrymandering.

Elections 2020

The Covid-19 virus has caused many changes to the 2020 election cycle. We'll keep you up-to-date as information becomes available.

Village of Cooperstown  Elections will be held on September 15, 2020.

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