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local and grassroots-based

We serve the people of Bartlett, Carpentersville, Dundee, Elgin, Gilberts, Sleepy Hollow, and South Elgin.

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political, not partisan

But being nonpartisan does not mean we lack opinions, or the willingness to express them.

educate and inform voters

in a factual and nonpartisan way

One of the LWVEA Candidate Forum's this spring

News from the

League of Women Voters of the US 

  • TAKE ACTION: Repair the Voting Rights Act
    Tags: action alert, #RestoreTheVRA, Shelby County v Holder, 2016 electionsJune 23 marks the three-year anniversary of the Supreme Court’s decision to gut key provisions of the Voting Rights Act (VRA). We’ve had three years of bad laws that make voting harder in states all across the country. But there is… ... read more
    Source: News from the League of Women Voters of the USBy Chris Carson
  • LWV of the Elgin Area shared League of Women Voters of Illinois’s post.
    Way to go!https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-0/s130x130/13466236_10154271055324469_599846439147023716_n.jpg?oh=5aa1bbfb8760db8210b61801a273d2a8&oe=57D87AD4Congrats to LWV Jo Daviess County, winner of the Effective Community Engagement Award for their Water Resource Management Planning Project at #LWV2016! ... read more
    Source: LWVEA on Facebook
  • LWV of the Elgin Area shared Westport League Of Women Voters’s photo.
    Big change!https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-0/s130x130/13450187_1054171981330164_2199405154569966170_n.jpg?oh=502b0c3e16721f897b54373901181291&oe=57CDB51DWonderful news from the National convention. We have now opened up membership to all persons not just citizens and have lowered the age to 16. Staples high school here we come. ... read more
    Source: LWVEA on Facebook
  • LWV of the Elgin Area added 2 new photos.
    Went to a great breakout earlier on Voter guides and getting info to voters. Opening plenary is starting now. #LWV2016https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-0/s130x130/13445787_10153822649485889_7500604981329165760_n.jpg?oh=4568a648fbdc0940929d5e9df6e4d9d3&oe=57CF9A8B ... read more
    Source: LWVEA on Facebook
  • LWV of the Elgin Area at Marriott Wardman Park.
    We're at the League of Women Voters National Convention. Here is Elgin Area with the other Illinois delegates https://twitter.com/WendyCovich/status/743601949358993412 #LWV2016https://external.xx.fbcdn.net/safe_image.php?d=AQDPttACuC0C0fgF&w=130&h=130&url=https%3A%2F%2Fpbs.twimg.com%2Fmedia%2FClHN9q0UkAABsX4.jpg%3Alarge&cfs=1&sx=255&sy=0&sw=1398&sh=1398“#lwv2016 The Illinois delegation” ... read more
    Source: LWVEA on Facebook