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

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

Letter Writing, November 10, 2018

Saturday, November 10 from 9:00 to 10:00 AM at the Hideaway Come chat with other League members and take a few minutes to write letters on two important topics that are foundational to our democracy.  Materials will be available to write letters or postcards about automatic voter registration and gerrymandering.  Coffee/tea and scones will be … Continue reading Letter Writing, November 10, 2018

Letter Writing July 21 9am-noon

Join us at The Hideaway Saturday, July 21anytime between 9 am and noon for this month's League letter writing get together. Our focus is the upcoming decision about the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 US Census. The League has a formal statement opposing the addition of a citizenship question and the public comment period ends August 7th. … Continue reading Letter Writing July 21 9am-noon