The League is wholeheartedly political and influences policy through advocacy. Though we mobilize people to create civic change, the League does not support individual candidates for office.
The League’s mission includes ensuring a free, fair and accessible electoral system for all eligible voters. The League works year-round to combat voter suppression through advocacy, grassroots organizing, legal action and public education. Read More >>
Reforming Money In Politics
The League is deeply committed to reforming our nation's campaign finance system to ensure the public's right to know, combat corruption and undue influence, and allow maximum citizen participation in the political process. Read More >>
Defending the Environment
The League supports legislation that seeks to protect our country from the physical, economic and public health effects of climate change while also providing pathways to economic prosperity. Read More >>
Our Advocacy is founded in our positions. And only with our positions can we act. We:
- act on an issue only when we have an LWVDC or national position or are acting under League principles.
- never advocate in opposition to a League position.
- may use any LWVDC or other national position to advocate at the District level.
- may advocate using a League position at other government levels if authorized by national.