Chicago

Chicago

The League of Women Voters of Chicago is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. We influence public policy through education and advocacy.

Chicago in Focus
Event Date: 
Jan 21 2020 - 5:30pm
Event location: 

The Union League Club of Chicago

Census participation has a dramatic impact on our community. At its most basic, the Census determines the number of representatives each state has in Congress. Fewer representatives for a state means less ability to affect legislation.

Drinks & Dialogue
Event Date: 
Jan 9 2020 - 5:30pm
Event location: 

Mariano's Fresh Market

All are welcome to join LWV Chicago's Committee on Diversity and Inclusion (CODI) members to discuss diversity and inclusion issues facing the League as it approaches its 100th anniversary.

Downtown Chicago shot
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League Committees are keeping busy researching and advocating for issues.

Sarah Moskowitz, Outreach Director for the Citizens Utility Board, describes what’s in the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA)
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Sarah Moskowitz describes what’s in the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA) and how it fits in with overall Illinois energy policy.

Maureen Loughnane, Dave Kohn, Audra Wilson, Chris Picciolini and Annie Logue.
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Christian Picciolini, a former neo-Nazi skinhead, said he understands the attraction of the white nationalist movement. For several years, he was part of it.