New Orleans

New Orleans

       

MAKE DEMOCRACY WORK

EMPOWERING VOTERS. DEFENDING DEMOCRACY.

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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A message to our members:
Per the Louisiana Secretary of State: "The April 4 Presidential Preference Primary and Municipal Primary election will be held on June 20. Early Voting will be conducted June 6 through June 13 (excluding Sunday, June 7).


The May 9 Municipal General election will be held on July 25. Early Voting will be conducted July 11 through July 18 (excluding Sunday, July 12)."

 

Read LWV Louisiana President Hilda Walker Thomas' letter in The Advocate supporting safe & orderly elections during the current health crisis.

 

 

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EQUAL RIGHTS AMENDMENT : "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex"

READ LETTER TO THE EDITOR BY LWVNO PRESIDENT ROSALIND COOK EXPLAINING THE ERA AND WHAT IT WILL MEAN TO CITIZENS.

  Two League of Women Voters members have been highlighted as among the leaders who have made a difference in the 300 years of New Orleans History.  Read about Felicia Kahn and Elizebeth Werlein.  The League of Women Voters develops leaders.