March 1 Deadlines Fast Approaching!

There are a number of deadlines relating to Convention that are fast approaching, including Program Planning, Bylaw Amendments, and Award applications.  Visit the Convention 2014 area for more information.

Big News!!

The updated Member Resources site is coming soon – very soon! The Forums site will be unavailable today, February 19th, as the content of both the Members Area and the Forums websites are merged into one, integrated Member Resources site. The whole process will take several hours with the site re-opening on Thursday, February 20, 2014.

  • The minutes were approved at the October 2013 board meeting.
  • Includes the official statements of position for each program area, briefly traces significant past actions and achievements, and indicates links among positions. The LWVUS public policy positions reflect the 2012-2014 program adopted by the 2012 convention of the League of Women Voters of the United States; the "positions in brief" listed there summarize the official statements of position included in this guide. Updated following biennial convention.
  • In This Issue: League submits statement to Presidential Commission on Election Administration (NEW) ; League lobbies U.S. Senate on Voting Rights Act (NEW) ; TAKE ACTION: Climate Change Progress at Risk (Reminder) ; TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress to Fix the Voting Rights Act (Reminder) ; Last Chance: Promote your National Voter Registration Day Events! (Reminder) ; Join LWV & Partners to #CelebrateNVRD on Twitter (NEW) ; Handy Voter Registration Guides Now Available for Every State (Reminder) ; Sept. 30 Deadline: Be Part of the National Board or Nominating Committee (NEW) ; Meet a Shur Fellow: Nancy Eitreim (NEW) ; Update Your Officers (Reminder) ; Share your studies! Share our strength! (NEW) ; LWVUS/EF 2013-14 Direct Marketing Schedule (Reminder)
  • In This Issue: ADVOCACY: Day of Action on Keystone XL Pipeline (NEW); TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress to Fix the Voting Rights Act (Reminder) EDUCATION FUND- - Elections; How are you promoting your National Voter Registration Day event? Communications Toolkit Available (NEW); New Wisconsin Election Bill Raises Concerns (NEW); MEMBERSHIP & LEADERSHIP; Apply to be Part of the LWVUS Board: Deadline Sept 30 (NEW); Alaska and Utah Leagues Participate in Leadership Training (NEW); Constitution Day is September 17: Template Available (Reminder)