Prepare to make decisions about the
LWVNJ Programs for 2015-2017
The deadline for submitting recommendations from local Leagues to the LWV of New Jersey on positions to keep, update, or study is February 2, 2015, which is 90 days prior to the LWVNJ Convention (May 2, 2015). Click here for more information and position documents.
Charter Schools Update Consensus 2014
The League of Women Voters of the Princeton Area participated in consensus regarding the LWV of New Jersey Charter School Update Study. To read the entire consensus, click here.
Latest LWV-US Action Alerts
from The League of Women Voters of the U.S.
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LWV Education Blog
For the latest information about Issues Relating to Public Education go to lwveducation.com.
LWV New Jersey Advocacy Update:
Keeping You Informed from Trenton
The League of Women Voters of New Jersey is currently monitoring a number of bills and proposed public policies, including School Vouchers, Women's Health Funding, Open Government Bills.
Click for April 2014 Advocacy Update.
Together we can make an even bigger impact in our state.
Annual Meeting Report
Read the report of the LWV-Princeton Area Annual MeetingThe Beloved Community Behind Bars: A Dream Deferred
Cornell William Brooks, Esq., recently selected to be President and CEO of the NAACP, and currently President and CEO of the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice.
LWVUS Adopts LWVNJ Position
on Human Trafficking
June 9, 2014. The League of Women Voters of the United States, during its national convention in Dallas, voted to adopt the League of Women Voters of New Jersey's public policy position against Human Trafficking. The 643 voting delegates representing 47 states and the District of Columbia overwhelmingly voted in favor of the motion to adopt.
Click here to read more about the convention.
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with information about Advocacy, Membership & Leadership. Development, and more.
Opportunities and Challenges in Princeton
A Roundtable Panel Discussion, sponsored by
the LWV-Princeton Area and Princeton Community Housing, was held Monday, May 5, 2014.
Click here for a video of the Roundtable.
LWV-Florida President Deirdre Macnab appeared on the Rachel Maddow Show. She discussed the July 10, 2014 redistricting ruling by the Florida Supreme Court.
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Meetings: Please Join Us!
Please join us at our regular monthly meetings.
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Click here for a list of meetings dates and times for 2014-2015. Our next regular monthly meeting will be on Tuesday, January 13, from 7:00-9:00 PM, at the Suzanne Patterson Building. We will discuss program planning for 2015-2017.
Congratulations to Beverly Kestenis, the grand prize winner of an Apple iPad Air in the LWVNJ Education Fund raffle! The drawing was held on December 11, 2014. Thank you to all for contributing to this fund raiser.
10 Ways the League of Women Voters Made Democracy Work in 2013
by Elisabeth MacNamara, President, LWVUS
published December 12, 2013 in The Huffington Post
Citizen's Guide to Government
Click here for 2014 order form.
The Institute for Women's Leadership at Douglass College, Rutgers University sponsors many events, lectures, film series, and conferences.
Go to the Institute's Calendar for details.