(Not for Women Only)

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan organization that encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Like us on Facebook


The Latest

  • Recommended Reading: A Short Overview

    Corruption in America: From Benjamin Franklin’s Snuff Box to Citizens United.

    By Zephyr Teachout. Harvard University Press, 2014.

    In Citizens United, the Supreme Court effectively gave wealthy individuals and corporations the right to spend as much as they liked to influence elections and policy. The author of the book under review, Zephyr Teachout, tells us that the “crux of the Citizens United opinion is a claim about the nature of corruption and its historical role in American law.” What does she mean?


    Invitation to a New League Study

    Money in Politics: Developing a Common Understanding of the Issues is an important new League study that was adopted at the League's national convention in June. 


    Read article in Body+Mind Magazine about our very own superwoman: Florence Field. The article is about her fight for social justice and civil liberties.

    Florence Field


    Watch LWV of Larimer County's panel discussion on Transparency in Local Government: Why it is Essential to Democracy

    March 24, 2014

    Panelists: Peg Perl, Ed Otte, Jeff Stahla, Bob Bacon

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kg5ASi1hQeQ (22 minutes long)


    The LWV of Larimer County held a panel discussion on: 
     Income Inequality:
     

    Loss of the American Dream?
    Listen to part 1 and part 2:







    For Information on Bills being Introduced in the Colorado Legislature go to:  www.leg.state.co.us

    Comcast Channel 165 provides live streaming video coverage of the House and Senate in action


    .

Calendar of Events ‎‎‎(* go to Calendar of Events page)‎‎‎

DateTimeEventLocation
DateTimeEventLocation
    
    
January 1, 2014   INFO@LWVCOLORADO.org 1410 Grant Street, Denver 
May 15, 2014  LWVCO Board Meeting Boulder 
June 26, 2014 26 & 27 LWVCO Leadership Retreat Frisco, Colorado 
December 1, 2014 11:30 to 1:30 pm PUBLIC INVITED Great Decisions program facilitated by the International Relations Team: "Defense Technology" Choir Room, Plymouth Congregational Church, Prospect Rd, Fort Collins 
December 4, 2014 7 PM PUBLIC PROGRAM CrossCurrents Team presents: “GMOs in Our Food Supply – Risks and Benefits” Fort Collins City Council Chambers 
December 5, 2014  LWVCO Lobbyist's Workshop  
December 5, 2014 6 pm to 8 pm  LWVLC Holiday Party for Larimer league members, state legislators and guests  
Showing 9 items from page Calendar of Events sorted by Date, Time. View more »