Chicago

Chicago

The League of Women Voters of Chicago is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. We influence public policy through education and advocacy.

Briefing
Event Date: 
Jan 11 2020 - 10:00am
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League of Women Voters of Chicago

Let's get to the bottom line of the 2020 City of Chicago Budget together.

Chicago in Focus
Event Date: 
Jan 21 2020 - 5:30pm
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The Union League Club of Chicago

Census participation has a dramatic impact on our community. At its most basic, the Census determines the number of representatives each state has in Congress. Fewer representatives for a state means less ability to affect legislation.

Anne Jamieson
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Anne Jamieson came to recognize the importance of voting and voting rights early on. One of her first memories, she recalls, “was when my mother took me to vote with her and on the way back home told me stories about the suffragists.”

forum timing signs
Event Date: 
Jan 25 2020 - 9:30am
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League of Women Voters of Illinois

Learn the techniques for keeping control of a debate or forum with League-sponsored moderator training.

Drinks & Dialogue
Event Date: 
Jan 9 2020 - 5:30pm
Event location: 

Mariano's Fresh Market

All are welcome to join LWV Chicago's Committee on Diversity and Inclusion (CODI) members to discuss diversity and inclusion issues facing the League as it approaches its 100th anniversary.

Sarah Moskowitz, Outreach Director for the Citizens Utility Board, describes what’s in the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA)
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Sarah Moskowitz describes what’s in the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA) and how it fits in with overall Illinois energy policy.