Fighting Voter Suppression

Fighting Voter Suppression

We challenge all efforts and tactics that threaten our democracy and limit the ability of voters to exercise their right to vote.

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The Struggle to Vote In Alabama
Research & Studies

We're excited to share Part 1 and Part 2 of the League of Women Voters of the Tennessee Valley's 19th Amendment Centennial project. Part 1 covers the period 1848-1920 and Part 2 covers 1920 until the present.

Event Date: 
Feb 1 2020 - 4:00pm
Event location: 

Carmichael Student Center

SUPPRESSED: The Fight to Vote
Event Date: 
Nov 26 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event location: 

El Buen Pastor United Methodist Church

LWVVC  invites you to a screening of  “SUPPRESSED: The Fight to Vote.

Free the vote movement to restore voting rights
News

We are co-sponsoring ACA 6 because the fight for voting rights is not over!

Ballot dropoff box on sidewalk

Action Alerts

The House of Representatives passed H.R. 1 on March 8, 2019 and sent it to the Senate. Companion legislation has been introduced in the Senate.

Women Power the Vote logo
Blog Post

March 26, 2020
VOTING RIGHTS GROUPS URGE STEPS TO PROTECT PUBLIC'S RIGHT TO VOTE

The League of Women Voters of the United States believes that voting is a fundamental citizen right that must be guaranteed (LWVUS Position March 1982). Current issues are: Expanding Voter Access, Redistricting, Money in Politics, and Fighting Vote

Fair Districts NC Webinar: How a Red State Beat the Gerrymander
Event Date: 
Jun 24 2020 - 5:00pm

Join Fair Districts NC for a discussion with Noah Rosenberg, Deputy Director of Better Boundaries Utah, and Gigi Brandt, LWV-Utah's redistricting adviser.

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