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League of Women Voters October 12 Public Forum: Why  We Should Abolish the Electoral College
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League of Women Voters October 12 Public Forum: Why We Should Abolish the Electoral College

The League's presentation will include a discussion of the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact.

League of Women Voters October 12 Public Forum: Why We Should Abolish the Electoral College
Press Release

League of Women Voters October 12 Public Forum: Why We Should Abolish the Electoral College

The League's presentation will include a discussion of the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact as one way to achieve the goal of direct popular vote for election of the president until the abolition of the Electoral College, which requires passage of a Constitutional Amendment.

League of Women Voters October 12 Public Forum: Why We Should Abolish the Electoral College
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League of Women Voters October 12 Public Forum: Why We Should Abolish the Electoral College

"The League of Women Voters began advocating for the abolishment of the Electoral College in 1970."

Two Local High School History Teachers Selected to Attend Expense-Paid Training Course at the Harvard Business School
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Two Local High School History Teachers Selected to Attend Expense-Paid Training Course at the Harvard Business School

Two local high school teachers recommended by League of Women Voters of Milwaukee County have been selected to attend an expense-paid teacher training session, “Teaching Civics by the Harvard Case Method," sponsored by the Harvard Business School.

League of Women Voters March 2 Public Program: Immigration Policies – DACA and Keeping Families Together
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League of Women Voters March 2 Public Program: Immigration Policies – DACA and Keeping Families Together

The program runs from 10:00 a.m. to noon, with social time beginning at 9:30 a.m.

League of Women Voters – Nov. 17 Public Program Addressing Lead Issues: A Milwaukee Focus
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League of Women Voters – Nov. 17 Public Program Addressing Lead Issues: A Milwaukee Focus

According to the Milwaukee Health Department, the primary sources of elevated blood lead levels in children are lead-based paint and leaded household dust, found in buildings built before 1978.

League of Women Voters Public Program: Who Counts? 2020 Census & Fair Voting Maps, on April 21
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League of Women Voters Public Program: Who Counts? 2020 Census & Fair Voting Maps, on April 21

The public is invited to learn about this urgent matte

League of Women Voters Public Program: Who Counts? 2020 Census & Fair Voting Maps, on April 21
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League of Women Voters Public Program: Who Counts? 2020 Census & Fair Voting Maps, on April 21

The public is invited to learn about this urgent matter.

League of Women Voters announces Latinx Voter Outreach Team
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League of Women Voters announces Latinx Voter Outreach Team

This is the newest focus of the League of Women Voters Voter Services Team

League of Women Voters Public Program: <em>Guns, Grief & Grace in America, on Feb. 17</em>
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League of Women Voters Public Program: Guns, Grief & Grace in America, on Feb. 17

The February 17 program includes film clips and commentary from a variety of perspectives.

League of Women Voters Presents a Public Program on Wisconsin’s Changing Environmental Laws & Regulations on November 11
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League of Women Voters Presents a Public Program on Wisconsin’s Changing Environmental Laws & Regulations on November 11

This free public program will be held at the Shorewood Village Center, 3920 N. Murray Ave.

League of Women Voters presents “Housing in Milwaukee: Evictions, Race Relations and Policy” Oct. 4
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League of Women Voters presents “Housing in Milwaukee: Evictions, Race Relations and Policy” Oct. 4

A panel of speakers will discuss the history of housing in Milwaukee.