Who else but the League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan, political organization and one of America's most trusted grassroots organizations? ... encouraging active participation in government ... working to increase understanding of major public policy issues ... influencing public policy through education and advocacy ... making democracy work! Learn more about our work and who we are by exploring the League website.
"Everybody counts in applying democracy. And there will never be a true democracy until every responsible and law-abiding adult in it, without regard to race, sex, color or creed has his or her own inalienable and unpurchasable voice in government."
(Carrie Chapman Catt, founder, LWVUS)
"Every election, whether local, state, or federal, is our chance to have our say on the issues that matter most to us. The people we elect have enormous power over the laws and policies that shape our lives, so we all need to weigh in!"
(LWVUS, 26 Aug 14)
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TEACHERS: For materials ready-to-use in your classrooms to help you prepare students to be as responsible voters and citizens, click on the link below. The League of Women Voters' Texas Voter Education Guide lists lessons on voting and civic participation gleaned from the best of the internet courses on civics and voting. Lessons are organized by grade (K-12) and are TEKS aligned. Also, additional resources are listed and described for those who want to explore further. More information