Colorado continues to rank among an “elite” group of states with a high voter turnout in 2016. … More CO Secretary of State Applauds Voter Turnout
Have you been looking for just the right way to channel some new-found political energy? JOIN US! Regardless of party, registering voters is one of the key ways we ensure every American has a voice in our democracy. Voter registration has long been a piece of the League of Women Voters work and one we … More Don’t Get Angry: Get Active!
Northern Colorado Elected Officials: Contact Information Contacting elected officials whose decisions impact your day-to-day life is a GREAT way to be advocate for the issues and policies that are important to you. While it may be possible to keep everyone happy all of the time, information from constituents helps inform decision-making across levels of our … More Contact Your Leadership…at any level!
This March join us in reading and discussing another non-fiction book: Mistakes Were Made (But Not by Me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful Acts by Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson. The book club will meet in March at our new time 6:30-8 PM on Wednesday, March 8. All our monthly meetings … More March Book Club Title: Mistakes Were Made
Do you LOVE democracy? Are you passionate about voting rights and the process by which we select our representatives in government? Get a jump on your pre-Valentine’s Day passions with a free screening of the film I Voted with the League of Women Voters of Boulder County.
One week ago millions of women and men gathered—in the streets of Washington, in cities and towns across the United States, in countries around the world—to demand their voices be heard. The Women’s March was a powerful, inspiring event—but even before the crowds had begun to disperse, the crucial question was asked: What next? Because … More After the Women’s March
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
The integrity of our democracy depends on the integrity of our elections. This year has brought attention to this issue in unprecedented levels. When there is a problem with the integrity of our elections, the League of Women Voters is the first to speak out. Voting brings us together as Americans – it is the … More Election Integrity
As election season heats up, candidates are working hard to share their messages with voters. In late September, candidates for Colorado State Senate Districts 14 & 23 and Colorado State Representatives Districts 52 & 53 joined the League of Women Voters of Larimer County for a candidate forum in the Fort Collins City Council Chambers. … More Meet the Candidates: Colorado House and Senate
Given the sheer number of issues that Colorado voters will see on their ballot this year, it can be confusing to even know where to begin! Thankfully, there’s help! VOTE411.org provides information about the candidates and issues that will be on YOUR ballot. Use the site to verify your registration, see all the items that … More Vote411 Helps Untangle Lengthy Ballot