Looking for a few good women to run for office
There are only a few days left to apply for The Matriots PAC endorsement for the May 7, 2019 primary election.
The deadline to apply for consideration prior to the primary election is February 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm EST.
Applications are available at matriotsohio.com. All candidates under consideration for endorsement must submit a completed application by the stated deadline. The Matriots PAC does not consider candidates who have not completed an application.
If you are too busy (or too cold!) to get to the free, public League-sponsored forums, you are in luck. Access all the League-sponsored videos from the past three years here or use this alternate link here. Use the arrow on the far right of the images to scroll to older presentations.
Socialize! Fund-raise! Save these dates:
Friday, February 22, Great Lakes Theater, Witness for the Prosecution. Go here for more information.
Friday, March 15, Cleveland Teachers Union, ballot-counting. Go here for more information.
LWV Greater Cleveland Speaks Out on County Sheriff Proposal
LWVGC is opposed to the Council’s recent proposal to return the County sheriff from an appointed position to an elected position. A letter written by LWVGC Co-Presidents Audrey Morris and Susan Murnane was presented at the December 11 meeting of Cuyahoga County Council. You can read the full letter here and see Audrey Morris’s presentation here. Find cleveland.com coverage here.
Go here for follow-up information from the forum “Plastics and Lake Erie.” See what you can do to help curb plastics from entering the Great Lakes.
Go to the next level with Wellstone training webinars
LWVGC board approves proposal on high-stakes testing
Redistricting in Ohio: Go to the LWV Ohio website here for updated information. Scroll to the bottom of the page for current information and for how you can stay involved.
Are you interested in helping the League’s mission of EMPOWERING CITIZENS AND DEFENDING DEMOCRACY?
View the many opportunities to volunteer with the LWV of Greater Cleveland!
Donations to The League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland Education Fund are tax-deductible and provide important support for voter and civic education programs, including much of League’s voter service work that provides nonpartisan candidate information during the election season. To make an online donation to the Education Fund click here.
Donations to The League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland, while not tax-deductible, are important for keeping dues low, promoting membership growth, and supporting direct advocacy. To make an online donation to LWV of Greater Cleveland click here.
Since 1920, the League of Women Voters has been a leader in empowering citizens and defending democracy.
- ⋅Encourages active participation in elections by providing nonpartisan information about candidates, issues, and how to vote
- ⋅Works to protect and expand people’s access to elections and their government
- ⋅Provides information people trust about major public policy issues
- ⋅Takes positions on public policy matters and lobbies for change
- ⋅Recruits and develops women and men to be members and leaders