Maud Wood Park

It is tempting to look back on the early days of the League for inspiration, especially as we look forward to a federal midterm election where much is at stake. I am also inspired by the fact that so many Leagues and members are already out in their communities registering and educating voters.

Earlier this month, a federal judge denied a preliminary injunction barring North Carolina’s new restrictive elections law.

TAKE ACTION: Urge Your Representative to Protect Voting Rights!

Access to the vote is not about politics; it’s about justice and equality. Urge your Representative to protect the vote and move forward with Voting Rights Amendment Act (VRAA) forward!

How Early League Action Stopped Implementation of Wisconsin’s Voter Photo ID Law

Thanks to the work of the League of Women Voters and our coalition partners, no eligible voter in Wisconsin was disenfranchised by the state's state’s voter photo ID, which remains blocked by a federal court injunction to this day.

Four Reasons We’re Excited About National Voter Registration Day 2014

Our favorite holiday is coming! Here are some reasons why this year’s National Voter Registration Day (NVRD) will be the biggest ever.

Why We Must Revitalize the Voting Rights Act Upon Its 49th Anniversary

Voter discrimination cannot be tolerated in the 21st century. That's why we're pushing Congress to pass the Voting Rights Amendment Act, a flexible, modern answer to the problem of discrimination in voting.