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The Funding of Public Education in Delaware Forum, part 1

Panelists:  Dr. Susan Bunting, Dr. Chuck Longfellow, Dr. Kevin Carson, Rep. Ruth Briggs King

LWVSC holds forum on The Funding of Public Education in DE
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LWVSC registers new voters on National Voter Registration Day

The LWVSC held a voter registration event at Del Tech Georgetown, registering 60 new voters.

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19th Amendment Celebration Planning Committee members

The 19th Amendment Celebration Planning Committee members are hard at work organizing events to mark the 100th anniversary of the passing of the amendment that gave women the right to vote.

19th Amendment Celebration Planning Committee webpage
Gwen Miller, new president of the LWVSCDE

new LWVSC president

Gwendolyn Miller, newly elected president of the League of Women Voters of Sussex County, helped man a voter registration table for the League at the Juneteenth Celebration in Georgetown on June 15th.

Carol Jones & Sue Claire Harper

LWVDE Co-Presidents

On June 1, 2019, two Sussex League members, Carol Jones and Sue Claire Harper, were elected co-Presidents of the League of Women Voters of Delaware.

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LWVSC holds National Popular Vote panel discussion

The League of Women Voters along with the ACLU and Common Cause of Delaware held a panel discussion on the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact at Sussex County Council Chambers on 3/3/19. UPDATE:  The Delaware Legislature passed the NPV bill on 3/14/19. 

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Clean Drinking Water forum

The Environment and Natural Resources Committee of the League of Women Voters of Sussex County held two forums and an Expo on the issue of clean drinking water in Sussex County, Delaware.  See their website page for links to local environmental groups, issues, and events.  

Environment & Natural Resources Committee

Sussex County, Delaware

The League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE (LWVSCDE) is a nonpartisan educational organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE is NOT for women only.    

                          

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News

The LWVSC held a public forum on The Funding of Public Education in Delaware, Part 1, on 9/25/19. 'Read more' for details.

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Event Date: 
Oct 13 2019 - 2:00pm
Event location: 

Rehoboth Public Library

You are invited to a screening of the film documentary on Mary Church Terrell, African American activist who championed racial equality and women's suffrage.

We're the WE in "We the People"
Blog Post

The League of Women Voters of Delaware proudly presents a series of civics videos now posted on YouTube, entitled, We’re the WE in "We the People"

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News

Observer Corps delivers annual Sunshine Report to Sussex County Council on 9/24/19. 'Read more' to see the report.

Press Mention

The Cape Gazette covered the League of Women Voters' Observer Corps annual Sunshine Report to Sussex County Council. Please "Read more" and click on the link to view the article.

John Austin
News

Former LWVSC member John Austin has been posthumously awarded the 2019 Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer.

Press Mention

The Delaware State News reported on the LWVSC Observer Corps report to Sussex County Council. Click on "Read more" to see the 9/28/19 article in full.

End Gerrymandering now
News

Delaware will be a part of the LWVUS newly unveiled People Powered Fair Maps Campaign. Please 'read more' for details.

Take action against gun violence
News

The League of Women Voters of the U.S. has issued an action alert against gun violence. Read more to see what you can do.

Student membership deal, join for $5
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The League of Women Voters of Sussex County has a 2019 membership deal for students. Join now for only $5.