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Citizenship in Action

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.
Judicial Primary June 7th (posted 5/17/16)

The North Carolina State Board of Elections passed an order requiring a Special Judicial Primary for the office of NC Supreme Court Associate Justice (Edmunds seat) to be held on June 7, 2016 due to a recent court decision. All registered voters are eligible to vote in this election.

Click on the Voter Guide tab to the left for more information.

LWV North Carolina Calls for Repeal of HB2

At Council 2016 held in Wilmington on April 29-30, delegates from across the state voted unanimously to support a call for repeal of HB2. Click the link below to read the letter sent to the governor and legislative leaders.

LWV North Carolina letter re: HB2

Urgent! Action Needed Now! The Education Roundtable needs your help now.

Please click on the links below to read about issues of immediate concern for the health of public education in North Carolina. Then contact your state legislators to let them know what action you wish them to take. (Updated 5/17/2016)

Read about the Issues This file contains links to email addresses for legislators. If you are not able to access the links, the second document contains a list of legislator emails.

Legislative Contacts