Empowering Voters. Defending Democracy    JOINDONATETAKE ACTION
Empowering Voters. Defending Democracy    JOINDONATETAKE ACTION


Michigan League Events

Local Leagues Educate Voters on Current Voting Legislation and Ballot Proposal

A slew of bills that will reduce accessible voting are working their way through the legislature and petitions for a ballot proposal that will eliminate options for seniors, the disabled and people of color are currently being circulated.  Leagues around Michigan are working to educate voters about what voting rights and protections are already in place and what the impact will be if some of these bills or the ballot proposal go into effect.  Several programs have been completed and you are welcome to watch the videos:

Leagues Fighting Voter Suppression in Battleground States Panel Discussion
LWVMI Co-Presidents Christina Schlitt and Paula Bowman participated in this panel discussion on along with League leaders from Arizona, Georgia, and Texas
September 21, 2021

LWV Holds Educational Webinars About Proposed Redistricting Maps:
Six virtual webinars covering different regions of Michigan were held in October to inform residents about the proposed maps in their counties.  All are now completed and the recordings can be viewed below:

  • Oakland, Macomb and St. Clair Counties
  • Wayne County.
  • Washtenaw, Jackson, Hillsdale, Monroe, Lenawee and Livingston
  • Ottawa, Kent, Ionia, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newago, Allegan and Barry Counties.
  • Genesee, Midland, Tuscola, Huron, Isabella, Sanilac, Saginaw, Shiawassee, Lapeer, Bay and Gladwin Counties.
  • Northern Lower Michigan, Upper Peninsula

League of Women Voters US 2022 Convention
June 23-27, 2022
Denver, CO

League of Women Voters of Michigan’s 2023 Convention
May 19-21, 2023
Kellogg Center in Lansing

Visit the website of the local League of Women Voters in your area to learn about issue forums, candidate forums and other meeting.