Ask your state representative to add civics education to the House education omnibus (HF1065)  The League of Women Voters of Minnesota believes all Minnesota children should have equal access to a good public education. LWVMN also believes that schools have a crucial role in preparing students to be informed and engaged citizens. Civics education should focus on knowledge … Continue reading SUPPORT CIVICS EDUCATION

Letter Writing: For the People Act

The For the People Act is the democracy reform bill the American people want and deserve. It includes reforms that the League has spent decades advocating for. This legislation will put power back into the hands of American voters by removing barriers to voting, restoring the ballot to formerly incarcerated individuals, and modernizing future elections. The For the … Continue reading Letter Writing: For the People Act

Northfield Police Experience Survey

In response to recent events in Minnesota, a group of young people came together with the Northfield and Cannon Falls League of Women Voters to better understand more about police interactions with the public and current police policy in Northfield. They put together a survey regarding the community’s experiences with and opinions of the Northfield … Continue reading Northfield Police Experience Survey

Letter Writing for October: Vote 411 Voters’ Guide

LWVUS estimates that over 10 million people are interacting with Vote411 across the nation! And in Minnesota, we believe we are the only candidate guide that has all 7,700+ races included. Instead of writing a letter this month, please help us get to the finish line by reminding your candidates to fill out their Vote411 … Continue reading Letter Writing for October: Vote 411 Voters’ Guide