President Kathy Chiron’s address to the members at the 2018 Annual Meeting.
We support dedicated funding for the Metro system. A well functioning Metro system is crucial for the economic health and sustainability of the Washington DC region and our region will not remain economically competitive without this vital public resource.
Read more about current advocacy in Maryland and Virginia on ongoing. And learn how to get involved in upcoming advocacy in the District of Columbia.
Today, the Federal Election Commission (FEC) unanimously voted to move forward with updating and strengthening regulations for online advertisements.
DC Attorney General Karl Racine announced the District’s decision not to appeal the case.
Washington, D.C. - League of Women Voters president Chris Carson issued the following statement in response to the White House executive order to end health care subsidies in the Affordable Care Act.
League of Women Voters president Chris Carson issued the following statement in response to the Trump administration's repeal of the Clean Power Plan. Read More >>
League of Women Voters issued the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s announcement that employers can now opt out of birth control coverage, required by the Affordable Care Act.
On Tuesday morning, the Supreme Court heard what we hope will be the historic case of Gill v. Whitford. Why historic? Because the case represents the last chance, probably for decades, for the Court to rule that excessive partisan gerrymandering violates the Constitution.
This morning oral arguments began in the Supreme Court case of Gill v. Whitford, a case that challenges partisan redistricting in Wisconsin and could have implications for redistricting nationwide.
But the real show was outside the courtroom.
Washington, DC - League of Women Voters president Chris Carson issued the following statement in response to the deadliest mass shooting in its modern history.