Latest on legislation


From the state League: it’s urgent that you let your legislators know how you feel about a bill on Enhanced Background Checks for Assault Weapons; there’s a final push for inclusive Automatic Voter Registration and we need to keep some language out of the Civics Education bill. Go here for details.

LWVWA Voter: governor’s veto, victories in voting rights and voter registration


See updates and information on governor’s veto of public records bill, Washington state victories in voting rights and voter registration, new version of “The State We’re In,” the League’s civics textbook, and celebration of March, Women’s History Month. They’re all here, in the March Voter by the League of Women Voters of Washington.

State and National Leagues working hard



Here’s what the League of Women Voters is doing at the state and national levels:


The Washington Voting Rights Act, Same Day Registration, and the DISCLOSE Act (campaign finance transparency) have all passed the Senate. Though it is only the fourth week of the session they have all had, or are scheduled to have, a hearing in the House.

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