Citizen’s Right to Vote

Citizen’s Right to Vote

Protect the right of all citizens to vote; encourage all citizens to vote.

Protect the PO Rally  Aug 22 10am
Event Date: 
Aug 22 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Newport logo
Press Mention

Ask Susan Wells, president of the League of Women Voters of Newport County, what the country would be like if women had never been given the right to vote and she pauses: “I can’t even imagine,” she says.

LWVRI logo
Public Statement

League of Women Voters of the US (LWVUS)
Press Release
WASHINGTON—Today, the United States Supreme Court affirmed the ruling of two lower courts to waive the two-witness and notary requirement for absentee ballots in Rhode Island for 2020 elections. The case was brought by the League of Women Voters of Rhode Island, Common Cause Rhode Island, and individual Rhode Island voters with significant risk of severe illness or death from COVID-19.

News You Can Use
News

Whether by absentee ballot or in-person, LWVG supports safe voting. At our July 30th meeting, Pete Zeigler told us how the Geauga Board of Elections is preparing for November 3rd.

LWVRI logo
Public Statement

August 10, the Republican National Committee and the Rhode Island Republican Party sought a stay from the U.S.

Logo - LWV USA
Event Date: 
Aug 17 2020 - 1:00pm
Event location: 

LWVUS Facebook Page

-Join the Conversation about the next 100 years!

 

One hour discussion with LWVUS President Deborah Turner and CEO Virginia Kase on what lies ahead for democracy in America.

Mail Ballot Application
News

According to the Board of Elections it is NOT too soon to apply for mail ballots for the November election.

Action Alerts

Tell Congress to Invest in the Safety of Our Democracy

 

LWVRI logo
Press Mention

The lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union, Campaign Legal Center, and law firm Fried Frank on behalf of voting rights advocacy groups — Common Cause Rhode Island and the League of Women Voters of Rhode Island — and 3 Rhode Islanders

Pages