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Legislative Hall

Where we make an impact!

Legislative Hall - Where things happen that bring about changes.

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Waiting time

Advocacy group waiting for legislative vote.

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Stop the gerrymandering!

"No one likes gerrymandering, except those doing the gerrymandering."  Kevin Bleyer

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Empowering Voters

Defending democracy

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A Voice for Citizens - A Force for Change

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

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LWVDE Candidate Forum
In the interest of public health, LWVKC conducted forums with candidates running in the November general election via ZOOM. Click READ MORE to view the video of the forum.

Ending Debtors' Prisons in Delaware

Thanks to the LWVNCC who recently held their Hot Topics event. The topic is a very important one for our state. To watch the video of the presentation, click on READ MORE...

DEI

The League of Women Voters of Delaware launches a new empowerment program, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Awareness Program: Moving the Conversations Forward. This program is designed for New Castle, Kent, and Sussex County League members.

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Leaderosity is another DEI resource sponsored and promoted by the LWVUS.

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The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee encourage you to take this 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge.

19th Amendment

The 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution granted American women the right to vote, a right known as women’s suffrage, and was ratified on August 18, 1920, ending almost a century of protest. In 1848 the movement for women’s rights launched on a national level with the Seneca Falls Convention organized by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott. Following the convention, the demand for the vote became a centerpiece of the women’s rights movement. Stanton and Mott, along with Susan B.

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The League of Women Voters of Delaware publishes a quarterly newsletter, "The Voter," in Adobe Reader (pdf) format.
Click READ MORE for the Fall 2020 Newsletter.

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"The League of Women Voters grieves the murders of George Floyd and the countless other Black lives that have been tragically taken at the hands of rogue law enforcement officers who are rarely held fully accountable for their actions.

How to Vote in Delaware 2020 Election

There are many options on how to vote this year due to COVID-19. The LWVDE thought it would be helpful to our members if we distributed a PDF iconpresentation that explains all the methods. Please pass this along to your family and friends.

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From 2019-2020, Delaware and all other states will celebrate the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote at events and programs across the state!