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Poverty, Addiction, Recovery

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Action Alert

SAY NO TO NUCLEAR BAILOUT LEGISLATION THE ISSUE: A bailout of Ohio’s two old, noncompetitive nuclear power plants is being disguised as a “Clean Air Program” in House Bill 6. This bill: imposes a monthly charge on all Ohio electric consumers … Continue reading

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Hearing Notice: Senate Bill 23, The Six-Week Abortion Ban

Next week, the Ohio Senate Health, Human Services & Medicaid Committee will hold a third hearing for opponent testimony on Senate Bill 23, the six-week abortion ban.    Hearing Details 3rd hearing on six-week abortion ban, opponent testimony Tuesday, February … Continue reading

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Job Guarantee Teach-in Day at Denison University on Friday, Jan 25th

Friday, January 25, 2019 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM Denison University, Granville, OH Burton Morgan Hall (room 115) Event is Free & Open to the Public Hosted by Fadhel Kaboub Job Guarantee Now! Teach-in for Economic Rights 9:30-10:20: “What’s a … Continue reading

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League of Women Voters Gets Trump Bump Post-2016 Election, Nonpartisan Is Cool

The League of Women Voters oppose partisan and racial gerrymandering that strips rights away from voters (top). Suffragettes parading, April 5, 1917 (bottom). Photo credit: League of Women Voters and Bain Collection / Library of Congress The League of Women … Continue reading

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Race, Protest and Politics: Where do we go from here?

As the first of the 2019 Phoenix Rising Roundtable discussions, we are honored, in partnership with Denison, to welcome Mary Frances Berry. Dr. Berry will be the sole speaker as the keynote speaker for Denison’s Martin Luther King celebrations. Following … Continue reading

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Panel Discussion – Sex Trafficing in Ohio – 16 January 2019

LINK: http://lickingcountyrepublicanparty.org/2019/01/09/lcr-womens-club-meeting-january-16th/

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Advocate article on voting at Denison

Dear LWVLC, Allegations of voter fraud by college students in Ohio elections have a long history and so do allegations of voter suppression. An article in the Newark Advocate today details a complaint from six Granville residents about alleged irregularities … Continue reading

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We have been approved by LWV Ohio as a Local League.

Dear LWVLC It’s official:  We have been approved by LWV Ohio as a Local League.  Hooray! I know that some of you have been awaiting this good news before renewing your membership or joining for the first time.  Wait no … Continue reading

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The League Reflects on the Kavanaugh Hearings

Since its founding in 1920, the League’s core values aim to empower voters and expand participation in our democracy through public education and advocacy throughout the nation. We believe that we must challenge the discriminatory laws in our country and … Continue reading

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