LET'S MAKE DEMOCRACY WORK, BECAUSE DEMOCRACY IS NOT A SPECTATOR SPORT! Your Vote Counts!
The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization
encouraging informed and active participation in government.
It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
Calendar of Events Learn More
- We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.
Your Voter and Election Information Learn More
- 2016 November Voters Guide, voter registration info, how to vote by mail and absentee, your voting rights.
View the Texas Voter ID Law Forum on NowCast Learn More
- The U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled that Texas' 2011 voter ID law does not comply with the Voting Rights Act. This forum, held September 20, 2016, addressed:
- The history of systemic voter suppression in Texas
- The forms of identification now allowed for voting
- Implications for the upcoming Presidential election.
NowCast San Antonio filmed the entire forum which can be viewed on YouTube or by clicking this link: https://youtu.be/IQk-MiM07IM?t=7s
Speakers included: Jacque Callanen, Bexar County Elections Department Administrator; Henry Flores Ph.D., Public Administration, St. Mary's U.; Satinder Singh, ACLU of Texas; and David Saleh Rauf, SA Express-News and Houston Chronicle Austin Bureau Reporter; and Nina Perales, Vice President for Litigation, MALDEF. The forum was moderated by Dr. Albert Kauffman, St. Mary's University School of Law
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- Positions and Issue Studies
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- Your contributions make the League work possible.
LWV San Antonio Newsletter Learn More
- See a copy of the latest VOTER, a publication of LWV of the San Antonio area.
Join us at our 2016 Bravo Luncheon honoring Amy Hardberger, J.D.!
For the League of Women Voters of Texas voter information, follow this link http://www.lwvtexas.org/votersintro.php
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