The League of Women Voters of the District of Columbia works to encourage the informed and active participation of the people of DC in government.
We are committed to increasing the understanding of major public policy issues and influencing public policy through education and advocacy. We do not support any candidate or party.

Defending Democracy

We are gearing up to take a stand in Congress, statehouses and courtrooms nationwide to ensure no voters are left behind. Stand with Us in the fight to ensure our elections are always free, fair, and accessible.

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What We Do

Advocate for Change

We advocate for issues that improve our community. Working together, joining voices as citizens, we can influence public policy.

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Educate & Engage Voters

Voting is the core of our democracy. We work all year, every year, to empower eligible voters to participate in our political system. 

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Study the Issues

We are known for our in-depth studies of issues that affect communities. We look at the facts from all angles, and discuss the pros and cons in group meetings.

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