Making Democracy Work

Making Democracy Work

The League of Women Voters of Greater Lafayette is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

LWVGL MIX & MINGLE GREAT SUCCESS
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Join us November 19 from 5:30- 6:30 pm at Sylvia's Brick Oven, Lafayette


VOTING IN TIPPECANOE COUNTY

EARLY VOTING DATES/LOCATIONS AND ABSENTEE VOTING BY MAIL

VOTE CENTER LOCATIONS ON NOV. 4, 2014


VOTE411

The LWV Candidate's Guide, VOTE411, for the November 4, 2014 General Election is active for State and Tippecanoe County elections.

Be sure to check it out and tell your friends about it!


Looking for information on the
Judicial Retention Questions on the November 4, 2014 General Election?
Look no further.


For biographical information and access to opinions on cases of each judge click here

Indiana State Bar Association will complete their survey on judge retentions. Read article explaining the process and the results of the survey.

Find further information on Indiana's Court System and the Court of Appeals Districts


LWVIN SPONSORS POLITICALLY SPEAKING ON WNIT

Watch Politically Speaking on PBS Station WNIT, which serves 16 counties in northern Indiana. And be sure to look for LWV Indiana's underwriting spots before and after the program. You can also find just the undewriting spot on the right side of that page.

The program airs Sundays at 2:00pm and Mondays at 3:00pm (EDT). Programs are archived online a few days after the original broadcast.


LWV OF INDIANA PRESIDENT AMY MILLER ON WCLJ TV 42 ON 'JOY IN OUR TOWN'

Watch the interview here


VOTER ID IN THE NEWS IN INDIANA

The chairman of the Montgomery County Republican Party, John Pickerill, wrote two guest columns, one to the Journal Review Online in Crawfordsville and one to the Journal and Courier in Lafayette supporting the importance of the Voter ID Law in Indiana to prevent voter fraud and criticizing the Democratic candidate for Secretary of State, Beth White, and the League of Women Voters for not supporting the Indiana Voter ID Law. Read the letters and responses to them from LWV of Montgomery County and LWV of Greater Lafayette.

Letter from John Pickerill published in the Journal Review, Crawfordsville, IN.
Letter from John Pickerill published in the Journal and Courier, Lafayette, IN.
Response letter from LWV of Montgomery County, IN>
Response letter from LWV of Greater Lafayette, IN.

August 2014 Voter now available! It's filled with news, information and upcoming events.
A great read!

Directory of Government Officials
The Greater Lafayette League of Women Voters 2013 Directory of Government Officials is still available. This publication contains contact information for elected and appointed officials and commissions for Tippecanoe County, Lafayette, West Lafayette, Battle Ground, Clarks Hill, Dayton and Shadeland. Copies have been distributed to public offices throughout the area. Pick up one today.

In addition the 2014 Addendum to the Directory is now available. There were no elections in 2013 to change the positions of the elected officials but the addendum reflects new appointments or other changes important to local government.