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July 2024

Voter Services Action Team Meeting

Our core mission is to protect the rights of voters, ensure free and fair elections, and educate citizens about voting and elections. What we do may be the most important work of the League. The team educates and advocates.  We have 4 specialty areas: Voter Registration (includes tabling with education materials), Voters Guides, Candidate Forums […]
24 Jul
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Zoom Teleconference

County Commissioner District 7 Candidate Forum

Click here to register for the County Commissioner District 7 candidate forum with Sari A. Lindroos-Valimaki (D) and George W. Kruse (R). Every year Leagues across the country hold hundreds of candidate forums and distribute printed local voters’ guides and gather candidate responses in Vote411.org. We do this to ensure that all voters understand where the […]
31 Jul
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Zoom Teleconference
August 2024

Voting Rights Act of 1965 Anniversary

On this day in 1965, the Voting Rights Act (VRA) was signed into law. The VRA was a monumental victory. It sent a clear message: every person has the right to participate in our democracy. Yet to this day, the VRA and all it stands for need defending. Ten years ago, Shelby County v. Holder gutted many […]
06 Aug
All Day

Reproductive Rights Action Team Meeting

Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErde-srz4iEtKNLE4JtX0ZV0umK5LMxs7w Reproductive rights are essential for women to enjoy their human rights. These rights are centered on person’s ability to make the best choices for their lives, including around the number of children they have, if any, and the spacing between their children’s births. Reproductive rights include prenatal services, safe childbirth, and […]
12 Aug
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Zoom Teleconference

Help America Vote Day

The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) has designated August 16 as Help America Vote Day. In addition to National Poll Worker Recruitment Day, this day of action is meant to assist poll worker recruitment efforts in communities across the country. To see the contact information, compensation and requirements go to https://www.eac.gov/help-america-vote.
16 Aug
All Day

Florida Primary Election

IMPORTANT INFORMATION for the August 20th Primary. YOUR POLLING PLACE MAY NOT BE THE SAME. Visit the Supervisor of Elections website to check your polling place, VoteManatee.gov and click on “Where Do I Vote?” For election and candidate information from the League, go to https://lwvmanatee.org/election-information/
20 Aug
All Day

Women’s Equality Day – 1920 adoption of the 19th Amendment, “the right to vote shall not be abridged on account of sex”.

On this date we commemorate the anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. The fight for the right to vote is ongoing and the League of Women Voters is working to protect and expand that right to all citizens. Women’s Equality Day 2021: A Message from LWV President Dr. Deborah Turner  The Equal Rights Amendment […]
26 Aug
All Day

Voter Services Action Team Meeting

Our core mission is to protect the rights of voters, ensure free and fair elections, and educate citizens about voting and elections. What we do may be the most important work of the League. The team educates and advocates.  We have 4 specialty areas: Voter Registration (includes tabling with education materials), Voters Guides, Candidate Forums […]
28 Aug
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Zoom Teleconference
September 2024

Constitution Day

September 17 is Constitution Day and Citizenship Day (Constitution Day). This day commemorates the September 17, 1787 signing of the United States Constitution. If you would like to read the Constitution, this link will take to you the National Archives transcription. https://www.archives.gov/founding-docs/constitution-transcript
17 Sep
All Day

National Voter Registration Day

Registering people to vote creates a stronger, more representative America. That’s why thousands of organizations, celebrities, and everyday Americans are spreading the word about the importance of checking your voter registration — and the League of Women Voters is joining them. We all have one goal in mind: Make sure every American has the opportunity […]
19 Sep
All Day
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