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Democracy is not a spectator sport

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. Creating a More Perfect Democracy video

A time for ilhan to run and win

2018 Directory of Officials are available now

Copies of the new 2018 League of Women Voters of Westchester Directory of Officials are available to order. This popular guide contains:

- Names, addresses and phone numbers of elected officials and appointed officials

- Westchester officials at all levels of government
- Web sites, e-mail addresses, maps and other useful information

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Directory of Officials


A panel of experts discussed the immediate threat to our democracy posed by our vulnerable election systems and what can be done in New York State to address the problem.

Should we hand count ballots?

You can view this May 22, 2018 presentation sponsored by LWV of Rivertowns, LWV of Westchester and the Citizens for Voting Integrity New York here