The High School Voter Registration Project is a nationwide effort to encourage young people--especially young minorities--to register to vote. Leagues are working in key states to engage and empower young people to participate in our democracy in 2012 and for years to come.
The League of Women Voters is proud to celebrate 91 years of women voting. This Women’s Equality Day, we are grateful for all that our foremothers did to ensure women could actively participate in our political system, and we look forward to all that women will do in the future.
League of Women Voters Unveils High School Voter Registration Training Manual
Washington, DC- As Election 2012 begins to heat up in earnest across the country, League of Women Voters President Elisabeth MacNamara today announced the release of a new training manual geared toward empowering organizations to help eligible high school students register and vote in 2012.
Washington, DC - The League of Women Voters is dismayed by the U.S. Department of Justice’s recent decision to allow the state of Georgia to implement a discriminatory requirement that new voters provide a Passport or other proof of citizenship in order to register to vote.
The League of Women Voters of Kern County, CA is visiting area high schools this spring with one message: register, vote, and be counted! By June 1st, the Kern County League will have held registration events at eight schools. Just this week, me
The League of Women Voters of Houston is working overtime to register high school students to vote this year! As part of the 2010 High School Voter Registration Project, Houston area League members aim to work in 25 high-minority schools.
The League is one of the nation’s largest and most longstanding community based voter registration groups. League volunteers help hundreds of thousands register or update their registration each election year, focusing on reaching underrepresented groups such as young voters, minorities and first-time voters