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Gerrymandering – May 11 Event in Unionville

Carol Kuniholm, leader of Fair Districts, PA, and Eric Roe, Republican state representative of District 158 collaborated on HB 722, which calls for a change to the State Constitution with the formation of an Independent Citizens Commission responsible for drawing new voting district boundary lines. They will speak about gerrymandering at an event at Unionville […]

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Forum on Immigration on 4/29/17

Learn about immigration law and policy with Attorney Ted Murphy Saturday, April 29, 2017: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Borough of West Chester Municipal Building 401 East Gay Street, West Chester, PA 19380   Please pre-register here to help us ensure we have enough food for the light supper following the forum.

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LWVUS Constitutional Amendment Study: Join Us for LWVCC Consensus Meeting on October 17

Changing the Constitution LWVUS Constitutional Amendment Study LWVCC Consensus Meeting: Saturday October 17 9 AM West Chester Borough Hall 402 E. Gay Street Join us! No reservations necessary!   In 2010, in “Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission”, the Supreme Court ruled that corporations are persons, entitled to the same protections of free speeach as […]

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Civil Liberties Introduces NEW Campaign Finance Committee

The Massachusetts League  of Women Voters has developed a Power Point presentation on the issue of Campaign Financing .  This powerful and direct presentation allows our committee members to take our message to schools,  community and church groups and other organizations.   We are currently  seeking members who  are interested in educating the community and are  game to learn […]

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Civil Liberties Committee is looking for a few good

The Civil Liberties Committee is in need of new  members to help in its ongoing efforts to educate our membership and our communities about the issues created by the 2010 Supreme Courts’ decision on the Citizens United v. The  Federal Election Commission. This decision gave corporations the same civil rights as citizens of the United States. Corporations may now give undisclosed […]

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