Oak Ridge

Oak Ridge

The League of Women Voters of Oak Ridge, a nonpartisan political organization for men and women, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League neither supports nor opposes any candidate, party, or political appointee.

The League works to bring about constructive change by:

  • registering voters and defending voting rights,
  • informing citizens about their rights and responsibilities,
  • informing the public through our in-depth issue analyses,
  • sponsoring candidate debates and public issue forums,
  • taking action through lobbying for change.
Public Statement

If you would like to view the Zoom webinar "The Black Lives Matter Movement" with Dr.

Lunch with the League
Event Date: 
Oct 6 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event location: 

Zoom webinar

Dr. Nina Fefferman, Professor of Math and of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at UT-Knoxville, will present information relating to COVID's effects on ecology and evolution via a Zoom webinar.

Suffragettes, with signs
Public Statement

February 14, 2020, is the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment, giving women the right to vote. The League of Women Voters of Oak Ridge plans to celebrate the centennial with regional events this summer and fall, in conjunction with the Suffrage Coalition, a nonprofit group in East Tennessee.