Saturday, February 9, 2019 9:00 – 11:00 AM Northfield Public Library, 210 Washington St Presentation:  Nick Harper, Civic Engagement Director for LWVMN “2019 Statewide Legislative Priorities and How Local Leagues Can Engage In Advocacy “ Group Planning for Local Action:  Affordable Housing, Democratic Practices, Climate Change, and Growing the League ALL ARE INVITED --- BRING … Continue reading PROGRAM PLANNING MEETING

Action Alert: Equal Rights Amendment

The League of Women Voters, Minnesota is asking for calls to legislators in support of state and national constitutional amendments.  Their request follows: Support Equal Rights in US and MN Constitutions! On Thursday, January 24, 2019, the House Government Operations Committee will hear two bills, HF 13 and HF 71. HF 13 would allow voters to … Continue reading Action Alert: Equal Rights Amendment

Dakota County LWV Event

In conjunction with the Dakota County Libraries, the Dakota County LWV will host a discussion of the 2018 elections.  David Schultz, Hamline University Professor of Political Science will speak at Burnhaven Library, 1101 County Rd. 42 in Burnsville on Tuesday, Dec. 4 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.

Submit a comment to the Department of Homeland Security by December 10, 2018

The Public Charge test to become a legal permanent resident (LPR) or "green card" holder, requires a person show that he or she is unlikely to become a "public charge" in the future. A person can be considered a public charge if he or she is receiving cash assistance (including Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, … Continue reading Submit a comment to the Department of Homeland Security by December 10, 2018