2018 LWVUS Annual Convention Chicago Hilton Downtown Chicago. June 28-July1, 2018

Just shy of 1,000 women including more than a handful of men attended this Convention in the elaborate and historic Chicago Hilton on Michigan Ave in beautiful downtown Chicago. The convention was a full three days of non-stop discussion, presentations and more. We will try to give you a glimmer of what it was like. … More 2018 LWVUS Annual Convention Chicago Hilton Downtown Chicago. June 28-July1, 2018

Support Sensible Gun Legislation

Recent tragedies, combined with a history of previous gun-related tragedies, have spawned renewed attention to the conversation of gun violence and access to high powered firearms in America.  If you stand with the League of Women Voters of the United States in support of “strong federal measures to limit the accessibility and regulate the ownership … More Support Sensible Gun Legislation

Crosscurrents: Funding Transportation Needs

Given both current and projected growth in Northern Colorado and across the Front Range, the demands on our transportation system are increasing dramatically.  Sadly, funds to keep up with needs (both for existing infrastructure and expansion) lag far behind. Join us on February 23, 2017 at 7 pm for a CrossCurrents examination: “How to Fund … More Crosscurrents: Funding Transportation Needs

League Sends Memo to U.S. Senate Regarding Supreme Court Nominee

The League sent a memo to the U.S. Senate about the most recent nominee to the Supreme Court. The memo outlines three questions that the League would like the nominee to answer during the confirmation process. The next Supreme Court Justice will play a major role in setting the course for American Democracy over the … More League Sends Memo to U.S. Senate Regarding Supreme Court Nominee

League Supports Women’s March: January 21

This week the LWVUS Board of Directors voted unanimously  for the League to participate officially in the DC March.  Closer to home,  Denver will also host a Women’s March on the same day. While LWV is never partisan and is never “for” or “against” candidates, we have clear positions under attack.  These include, but are … More League Supports Women’s March: January 21

Voting Rights Top Priority for LWVUS

The League of Women Voters of Larimer County is a proud member and partner of the broader (Colorado and national) League of Women Voters.  Across this broad and diverse organization, voting rights remains our key focus and challenge in the critical months ahead. LWVUS and many state Leagues are focused on upcoming legislative sessions, where … More Voting Rights Top Priority for LWVUS