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2019 Program Summary

The Women’s Voices Project: Training the Next Gen of Women Leaders Executive Summary The LWVLC Development Committee met to determine the approach for this year’s Women’s Voices Project.   The Committee’s plan was to reach out to a targeted list of … Continue reading

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Losing our local newspaper, an essential part of this community, would be a huge loss for the League but also for citizens in general.

Dear Members and Friends, Over the last few weeks, Ben Lanka, Editor of the Newark Advocate, has held informational talks on The Future of the Advocate.  Five of us in the League attended the one at the Granville Public Library … Continue reading

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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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