."The League of Women Voters is a non-partisan political organization which
encourages citizen participation in government. Empowering citizens to
influence public policy through education and advocacy is the mission of the
League.”

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Register to Vote sign and an American flagVolunteers needed.  
   Help register new Voters approximately every two weeks.
   Assist at the candidate forum September 17th (see below)
   For these or other volunteer opportunities, send us an email
   on the
Contact Us page.

Read our newsletter, The VOTER

 

September 8th Meeting  "Fact Checking in Politics"

         General  Meeting:   Fact Checking in Politics.   11:30 - 1:00 p.m.
         Ted McGregor of The Inlander will speak on Campaign Accuracy.
         St. Andrews Church, Basement Meeting Room, 2404 N. Howard St. 
         Guests are welcome.    Bring a brown bag lunch if you wish.

League registers new citizens.  
   League members, organized by Bev Austin, have
   been registering new citizens at the Courthouse
   after they received their citizenship.

   Shown at the right is Judge Rodgers
   welcoming  a new citizen.    New citizens are
   sworn in 15  times a year in District Court.

League Forum September 17th.

The Forum for the General Election will be September 17, 5:00 p.m., City Hall, City Council Chambers.   The public is welcome

Why People Don't Vote
 Watch the Vimeo video "Voting.....why bother"

Candidate Forum
  Listen to candidates von the Primary Ballot answer questions from the League.
    ●  Mayor
    ●  City Council Members
    ●  School Board Directors

    Mayoral candidates David Condon,
Shar Lichty and Michael Noder answer
League questions at the Primary
Candidates Forum, June 25th at the
Spokane City Council Chambers.
     The forum will be taped and replayed
on City Cable Channel 5 and will be
 available streaming.  
Click here to view the Forum on your computer..

"Who Represents You?"    
Our 2014-15 flyer is here!


Click here to download the flyer "They Represent You" with names and contact information for our city, county, state and federal elected officials.  You need Adobe Reader to download.   Click here to download Adobe Reader. 

  
League Writes to the Department of Ecology

     League protests minimum instream flows for the Spokane River as detrimental.  
     Click here to read.

Meet our board

 We welcome new board members   Click here.

Agriculture Study

  Read the League's Agriculture Study Consensus Form.  Click here.

Coal Train Comments

Read the Longview Port-Coal Train Scoping Comments frpm our local League.   Click here.

League Handbook

Download the Spokane League's 2013 handbook.   Click here.

● Growth Management Act 

Click here to read the study by the League of Women Voters of Washington State.
 

Smart Justice Spokane

Learn about Smart Justice Spokane at
http://www.smartjusticewashington.org/index.php/spokane
 

Mark Your Calendar

September

8       General  Meeting:   Fact Checking in Politics.   11:30 - 1:00 p.m.
         Ted McGregor of The Inlander on Campaign Accuracy.
         St. Andrews Church, Basement Meeting Room, 2404 N. Howard St. 
         Guests are welcome.    Bring a brown bag lunch if you wish.

16     Board Meeting, 9:00-11:00 a.m.   St. Andrews Church

17     General Election Forum   5:00 p.m.  Spokane City Hall, City Council Chambers

 22     National Voter Registration Day

October

13      General  Meeting:   Ballot Issues and Constitutional Amendment Study
         St. Andrews Church, Basement Meeting Room, 2404 N. Howard St.  11:30 - 1:00 p.m. 
         Guests are welcome.    Bring a brown bag lunch if you wish.

21     Board Meeting, 9:00-11:00 a.m.   St. Andrews Church

November

3       General Election

10      General  Meeting:  Money in Politics
         St. Andrews Church, Basement Meeting Room,
          2404 N. Howard St.  11:30 - 1:00 p.m. 

11      Veteran’s Day

18      Board Meeting, 9:00-11:00 a.m.   St. Andrews Church

26     Thanksgiving

December

TBA    Elected Officials Luncheon

TBA    LWVSA Board Meeting

25      Christmas
 

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