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96th Annual Meeting

  • Beacon Bar & Grille 1615 Rhode Island Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20036 United States (map)
Join us for our 96th Annual Meeting.

This is a 'must-attend' event for league members and friends in the DC area as we celebrate our successes from the past year and plans for the coming year.

  • Add your voice to our planning for the future.
  • Find out about opportunities to get involved.
  • Catch up with members you haven’t seen in a while and meet new members.

Martin Astermuhle, from WAMU, will join us to discuss the latest news on the status of the DC Board of Elections. Read his recent article on the problems the board is facing as we approach the coming elections.

Guest Speaker

Martin Austermuhle, WAMU, Web Producer & Reporter

Austermuhle joined WAMU as a web producer and reporter in April 2013. Prior to that, he served as editor-in-chief for, and has written for the Washington City Paper, Washington Diplomat and other publications. Born in Switzerland, Martin lived throughout Latin America before coming to the U.S. to attend Penn State University and later Georgetown University, where he received a Master’s degree in Latin American Studies. He lives in Columbia Heights with his wife Carolina, a school teacher, and daughter.
Austermuhle has written extensively on elections in the District of Columbia, and he is a frequent reporter on civic and social issues, such as paid family leave, the minimum wage proposal, child and family services, schools, and many others.

Meeting Agenda

  • Approval of the Minutes of 95th Annual Meeting
  • President’s Report
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Approve the Budget for 2016-2017
  • Elect Officers & Board of Directors
  • Approve By-laws Amendments