Making Democracy Work

Because democracy is not a spectator sport

The League of Women Voters of the District of Columbia a nonpartisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation of citizens in government. The League's goal is to influence public policy through education and advocacy.
Saturday, October 3rd Fall Luncheon "Money In DC Politics" * 11:30 am - 2:30 pm. The Beacon Bar & Grille at The Beacon Hotel, 1615 Rhode Island Ave, NW, Washington DC 20036. Download the Registration Form.

Investigative reporter, Patrick Madden and scholar Craig Holman, Ph.D. will join us for a conversation about the Pay-to-Play culture in the District of Columbia. Madden will talk about his research following the money, linking campaign contributions in City Council elections to government contracts. He and Holman will discuss the situation in DC today, how other cities are handling this issue, as well as the possibilities for reform

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