Making Democracy Work

OCT. 24 Pub Night Social – Join In!

October 5, 2017 / Margaret Noel / Events

Relax, socialize and learn about the League! Tuesday, October 24, from 5:30 – 7:30 PM   with a special presentation from 6:00 – 7:00 Lucky Lab, 1700 N Killingsworth. Party room to the left of the main entrance. Bring your energy, enthusiasm and questions as you hear where the League is focused right now. Talk with […]

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It’s time to improve Obamacare, not dismantle it

October 13, 2017 / Margaret Noel / LWV in Action, News

On October 13, League of Women Voters president Chris Carson issued the following statement in response to the White House executive order to end health care subsidies in the Affordable Care Act: “President Trump’s executive order to end health care subsidies for insurance companies will raise premiums and leave more Americans without meaningful health insurance. […]

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Contact Your Elected Officials

October 13, 2017 / Margaret Noel / Resources, Take Action

Our 2017-19 Directory of Elected Officials has just been updated. If you want to write or phone your elected representatives – from the President to your local School Board – this is the tool you need. Just updated in October 2017, this includes some new names and contact information. Just 6 pages long, it’s easy […]

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Make your voice heard in the Oregon Legislature – View recordings

September 22, 2017 / Margaret Noel / Videos of Forums

Our October 10 event, open to the public, offered practical advice on effectively making your case in Salem. Panelists included a state legislator, a LWV lobbyist, and a citizen who successfully lobbied for mothers’ rights – all speaking about what works to persuade legislators. Listen to the recordings of this discussion to learn how to […]

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