Your Vote Counts
June NJ Primary Dates Spring 2018
April 11 (received by county clerk):
Deadline for changing party affiliation

May 15 (postmarked):
Deadline for registering to vote in June primary

May 29 (received by county clerk):
Deadline for Vote-by-Mail ballots

June 5: VOTE
If Unaffiliated with a party, you may declare a party at the polls.

Note: If you registered as Independent, you may not vote in the Primary Election, unless you change your party (Republican or Democratic) affiliation by April 11.

All forms are available at

Democratic Candidates
for Princeton Council
Forum: May 1
The League of Women Voters of the Princeton Area and Princeton Community TV co-sponsored a forum among the Democratic candidates running for Princeton Council in the June primary election.
Click here for a link to the video of the forum and for the dates and times of rebroadcasts of the forum on Princeton TV. 

March for Our Lives
March for our Lives
Chrystal Schivell, Sandy Smith, and Ellen Kemp
March for Our Lives in Princeton

Jeffrey Brindle
Annual Dinner
May 21, 2018
The Challenge of Campaign Financing Regulation in the
21th Century
Speaker: Jeffrey M. Brindle, Executive Director,
Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC)

Census Citizenship Question Will Result in Inaccurate Count
LWV Will Work to Reverse Decision
April 15, 2017

Frequently Asked Questions about
Affordable Housing in Princeton
To help residents understand the community's Mt. Laurel Fair Share Housing needs and obligations, Princeton Community Housing's Public Relations & Advocacy Committee has prepared FAQ's.

Sexual Assault on College Campuses
1 in 5 women is a target of sexual assault while in college
The League adopted this study because we note with alarm the increase, or at least the increase in reporting, of campus sexual assault and want to determine how best to respond to alleged sexual assault on students in college communities. Click here for consensus study information and questions. The LWV-Princeton Area consensus responses are available on the

LWVNJ Educate Advocate EmpowerLWVNJ Program Committees
What is a State Program Committee?
What are the current Standing Committees?
How do I join a State Program Committee?
Click here to learn the answers and to join a LWVNJ Program Committee.

LWV-NJ Young People's Network
Young People's Network
The LWVNJ Young People's Network (YPN) is a community of young people in New Jersey who are civically engaged, interested in local and national politics, and educated on the issues for which the League has a position.
Renew Your Membership!
Please remember to pay your annual dues:
  • $60 for an individual
  • $90 for a household
  • $22 for a student
Mail your check,
made payable to LWV of the Princeton Area, to
PO Box 253, Kingston, NJ 08528.

Join Us!
Please join us at our annual meeting on Monday, May 21, 2018. Click here for details.

Voter Service
Urgently needed are new volunteers to prepare Voters' Guides, using the VOTE411 online system. Chrystal, Patricia and Sandy Smith have experience with VOTE411 from last year, and will gladly train new volunteers.
Please consider volunteering. Voter Service is our most important contribution to the community.

Vote 411

The Philadelphia Inquirer Lauds

2018 LWV-New Jersey
LWV-NJ Citizen's Guide to Government 2018

* Contact information for all NJ State and Federal elected officials

* NJ Legislative and Congressional district listings

* County and Municipal government information

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.

6 Ways the League of Women Voters
Has Impacted Your Life
by Elisabeth MacNamara, President, LWVUS
published February 13, 2015 in The Huffington Post

WW Voter Registration Cut-out

LWV New Jersey Advocacy Update:
Keeping You Informed from Trenton
The League of Women Voters of New Jersey advocates in the fields of education, immigration, natural resources, and women and family issues.
Together we can make an even bigger impact
in our state.
LWV New Jersey Positions

LWVNJ Voting Reform Platform
In an effort to increase voter turnout, improve accessibility to the ballot, improve efficiency and save money, and ensure voting rights are protected, the League of Women Voters of New Jersey supports the  initiatives linked here.

LWV Education Blog
For the latest information about Issues Relating to Public Education go to
Latest LWV-US Action Alerts 
from The League of Women Voters of the U.S.
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Click here to access pages reserved for members of the League of Women Voters of the Princeton Area. If you are a member and would like to gain access, please email for instructions.