The League of Women Voters of Greater Lafayette is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
Our coalition partners through the Health Access and Privacy Alliance (HAPA) sent a letter providing talking points and direction for all members to contact Senators Donnelly and Coats in support of continued federal funding of Planned Parenthood. Read the letter and contact our senators through their websites: www.donnelly.senate.gov/contact/email-joe and www.coats.senate.gov/contact/
Two years ago the Supreme Court essentially invalidated the centerpiece of the Voting Rights Act with its ruling in Shelby County v. Holder. In January 2014 the Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014 was introduced by a bipartisan group of members of the House of Representatives. Read more. . .
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Directory of Government Officials
The Greater Lafayette League of Women Voters 2015 Directory of Government Officials is available. This publication contains contact information for elected and appointed officials and commissions for Tippecanoe County, Lafayette, West Lafayette, Battle Ground, Clarks Hill, Dayton and Shadeland. Copies have been distributed to public offices throughout the area. Pick up one today.