The League Of Women Voters of Larimer County, Colorado: The League of Women Voters of Larimer County joins national, state, and local organizations in calling on President Trump to end his administrative policy of systematic and cruel separation of families apprehended at the U.S. border. Tearing apart families does nothing to make us safer or … More Speak Out Now
Campaign Finance and Your Ballot with Sam Houghteling of the Straayer Center for Public Service Leadership, CSU. Join members at the first summer Drinks and Dialogue – a short presentation by a community member, followed by informal discussion as long as people want to talk. June 26 ~ 5:30 – 7:00 pm Game Day Grill … More MARK YOUR CALENDARS for Two Events
Searching for Primary Election Candidate Information – Look No Further! VOTE411.org Voter Guide is your “one-stop-shop” for election related information providing side-by-side candidate comparisons, ballot drop off locations and more. Over million unaffiliated voters can now participate in the upcoming Republican or Democratic Colorado primary elections. The new law allows one primary ballot to be … More ANNOUNCING PRIMARY ELECTION VOTE411 VOTER GUIDE IS Live
League of Women Voters of Larimer County supports an election reform called ranked choice voting, also known as instant-runoff voting. It solves a significant problem in today’s elections, that a candidate can win with only a plurality (the most votes), rather than a majority (50 percent plus one). With plurality, a winner could have as … More Colorado should change the way we vote, allowing us to rank candidates on our ballots
The primary election is on June 26, 2018 with ballots being mailed the first week of June. Please be aware that if you are registered as an unaffiliated (independent) voter, you might receive two ballots, but may only vote in one party’s primary election. If you return both, neither one will count. You may view Larimer … More Primary Election
On Monday, May 14 the Health Care team sponsored a showing of the BIG PHARMA: Market Failure documentary, followed by a panel discussion and a Q and A session. About 60 people attended and the event was filmed thanks to the Fort Collins Public Access Network. The movie presented the problem of high drug … More Event Recap: Big Pharma Film and Discussion
What is this about? Secretary Williams is considering amendments to the Colorado Rules Concerning Campaign and Political Finance (8 CCR 1505-6). The amendments are intended to achieve the uniform and proper administration and enforcement of Colorado campaign and political finance laws. We invite you to share your thoughts and recommendations as we develop a preliminary … More Help Shape Colorado’s Campaign and Political Finance Rules
Our democracy appears to be in trouble with many sides polarized and each side vilifying each other. So what can one do to make a positive change? Rather than attacking the opposition, understanding their intensity and fears as well as understanding our own enables more effective democratic responses. Join us in a Community Conversation as … More How Can We Make Democracy Work Better?
The League of Women Voters of Larimer County (LWVLC) received a $1000 grant this spring from the National League of Women Voters to encourage voter registration and voter turn-out of our youth ages 18-24. Young people have the lowest voting turnout in the country with only about 50% registered. Registration drives were held at high … More Larimer LWV Receives Youth Voter Registration Grant
Right! This was a question a man asked me at a recent League of Women Voters forum. Men (and young adults) are welcome! There are already many male members who contribute to making democracy work. Our chapter is for Larimer County and members are from several towns in Larimer County. Why not Change the name? … More Men can join the League of Women Voters, too. Right?