Educating Voters

Educating Voters

We host hundreds of events and programs every year to educate voters about candidates in thousands of federal, state and local races, as well as distribute millions of educational materials about state and local elections.

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Ballot Question 2: Ranked Choice Voting

The LWV of Massachusetts has supported ranked choice voting since 2005 when it was termed Instant Run-Off Voting. On October 5, 2020, the LWV Hingham hosted a Ranked Choice Voting Webinar for its members and the public to explain the topic. We are pleased to share this recording in our efforts to create more informed voters.

Pros & Cons by League of Women Voters for November 3, 2020 election
Event Date: 
Oct 13 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Zoom

League of Women Voters of Central Orange County Area presents Pros & Cons of California state ballot measures.

Registration is required

Election Protection

Action Alerts

Sign up to help with Election Protection work at ProtecttheVote.net. The League is sponsoring a training for field work at 11 on Saturday, Oct. 17.
Event Date: 
Oct 5 2020 (All day) to Nov 2 2020 (All day)

All SC registered voters are eligible to vote absentee in the November 3 election.

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The debate was livestreamed here on Wednesday Sept 30 at 6 pm.  The videos below are from that livestream.

 Original 1-hr livestream

21stJudges

Action Alerts

Click here to watch a Sept. 28 Meet the Judges forum with the 21st Circuit judges on the Nov. 3rd ballot for retention in St. Louis County. 

voterfaq

We recently reached out to Sault Sainte Marie City Clerk, Robin Troyer, about frequently asked absentee ballot questions we've heard from local LWV supporters and voters. First, if you have any questions about your ballot or the election process, you may directly reach the Sault City clerk's office at 906-632-5717 or via email at rtroyer [at] saultcity.com. Below are questions we asked and Ms. Troyer's answers:     

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 2020 Michigan Voter Guide  - includes Presidential, Senatte, and Congressional Races; other state races (judges, bd of education, etc)

2020 Midland Area Voters Guide - will be published Oct. 10 in the Midland Daily News

Vote411.org - enter your address and see YOUR ballot. Midland County and Bay County

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News

Onwards into September and a full month of election activities, meetings, and volunteer opportunities -- plus Ruth Bader Ginsberg and an anniversary quote to remember.

The video of the online Midland County Candidate Forum is available on YouTube.

The Link is: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZOzCZedyP2s

The forum was conducted Friday, June 19 and was cosponsored by Midland County Senior Services and LWV of the Midland Area.

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