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Candidate Questionnaire from October 27, 2016 Forum

Candidates for the following contested races have been invited to participate: Election Day is November 8th; Early Voting Starts October 24th Campaign Policy Elections and voting are core concerns for the League of Women Voters. Year in and year out, Leagues are committed to providing fact-based information about issues and the positions candidates take on those issues to…

Candidate Questionnaire from October 6, 2016 Forum

Candidates for the following contested races have been invited to participate:   Election Day is November 8th; Early Voting Starts October 24th Campaign Policy Elections and voting are core concerns for the League of Women Voters. Year in and year out, Leagues are committed to providing fact-based information about issues and the positions candidates take on those issues…

League of Women Voters Celebrates 93rd Birthday

The League of Women Voters of the Elgin Area is elated to join our colleagues today to celebrate our national organization’s 93rd anniversary. Since our founding in 1920, the League has worked tirelessly to protect and uphold the constitutional right to vote, a right that composes the very foundation of our democracy. However, while we celebrate our successes,…

Forum on Kane County Ballot Initiative

At yesterday’s Forum on the Campaign Finance question that will be on the ballot for Kane County voters, people were interested in sharing the documentary PRICELE$$ with others or even watching it again themselves. We were hoping to post a direct link here on the website, but it doesn’t seem to be possible based on…

Tune in to hear LWVUS President

LWVUS President Elisabeth MacNamara will be a guest on the NPR show, “On Point,” scheduled for Monday, October 17, 2011, 10-11 am ET. Tom Ashbrook hosts “On Point,” a live, call-in NPR show originating in Boston. Monday’s topic is “voting law changes.” One of the other guests will be Ari Berman of The Nation, who has…