This Hail Mary Attempt to Repeal Obamacare will Harm Millions

Washington, DC - Senate Republicans introduced yet another health care bill today in a final effort to repeal Obamacare by using a special budget procedure to advance the legislation with a simple majority by the end of September. League of Women Voters president Chris Carson issued the following statement: 

This week, the Pence-Kobach sham Commission will meet for the second time in New Hampshire. They have a packed agenda with panels reinforcing their goal of laying the groundwork for voter suppression by purging eligible voters from the rolls.

Washington, DC - The Trump administration today announced their intention to reverse the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy, leaving the fate of 800,000 immigrants in jeopardy. League of Women Voters president Chris Carson issued the following statement:

"This administration's decision to rescind the 'Dreamers' program is shameful and does not serve national interest.

League of Women Voters Condemns White Supremacists in Charlottesville

Justice Department Flip Flops on Voting Rights in Ohio Purge Case

Washington, DC –  League of Women Voters president Chris Carson issued the following statement in response to the latest Department of Justice brief filed in Husted v. A. Philip Randolph Institute, a pending Supreme Court case concerning Ohio’s voter purge: