Vote! Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Candidates for Montgomery Township Board of Education will participate in a forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Princeton Area. Questions will be taken from the audience.
Thursday, October 23 at 7 PM
Upper Middle School Media Center
375 Burnt Hill Road, Skillman, NJ.
Video of the forum will be aired daily on Channel 27 (Comcast cable) as soon as possible after the forum until Election Day, November 4.
Candidates Respond to League Questions
The Beloved Community Behind Bars: A Dream Deferred
New Jersey Ballot Questions
1. Constitutional amendment to allow a court order pretrial detention of person in a criminal case
2. Constitutional Amendment dedicating state funds for open space, farmland, historic preservation, and changing existing dedication for water programs, underground storage tanks, and hazardous site cleanups
Voter Registration Events
Please click here for a list of dates and locations when/where LWV-Princeton members will be registering voters in September.
Annual Meeting ReportRead the report of the LWV-Princeton Area Annual Meeting
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.
For more from the LWVUS, go to:
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.
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.
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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, November 11, from 7:00-9:00 PM, at the Suzanne Patterson Building.
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.