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.
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VOTER GUIDE TO JUNE 14th PRIMARY ELECTION: Email invitations to participate were sent to all candidates listed on The Board of Elections website as of April 5th. The Voter Guide will be published online on May 9th.
LEAGUE ISSUES A NEW REPORT:Advocacy for Full Rights for DC Citizens
This report offers current information on the status of advocacy for full rights for DC citizens, by DC citizens. It includes a League of Women Voters history of advocacy that encompasses the struggle to secure full rights dating from the establishment of the District of Columbia back in 1801.
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The League moved across the street! Our new address is 1101 15th Street, NW Suite 1100, Washington, D.C. 20005.
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MONEY IN POLITICS - STUDY 2015-16 Learn More
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Elections Process in D.C. - Local Program Study & Consensus 2013-2015 Learn More
- Elections Process in D.C. Local Program 2013-2015
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BUDGET AUTONOMY CHARTER AMENDMENT 8 Learn More
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