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Legislative Hall - Where things happen that bring about changes.

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Advocacy group waiting for legislative vote.


Stop the gerrymandering!

No one likes gerrymandering, except those doing the gerrymandering. Kevin Bleyer

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Delaware League of Women Voters

League of Women Voters is always looking for new members!

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Empowering Voters

Defending democracy


A Voice for Citizens - A Force for Change

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Due to Federal and State restrictions related to the COVID-19 virus, all league sponsored public activities are currently postponed. Once restrictions are eased, please check back for information on rescheduled events.


Event Date: 
Aug 26 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm


August 26 @ 5:00 – 6:30

Census update

Action Alerts

The Census is in Danger
COVID-19 has caused significant delays and disruptions to census operations which is why the Bureau has requested the extended household counting operations through October 31, 2020. But recently, the U.S. Census Bureau, announced it would be ending census operations on September 30, 2020.


The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee encourage you to take this 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge.

Press Mention

Delaware State News editorial was written by Jill Itzkowitz, Chair, Election Committee, League of Women Voters of Delaware.


The League of Women Voters of Delaware launches a new empowerment program, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Awareness Program: Moving the Conversations Forward. This program is designed for New Castle, Kent, and Sussex County League members.

Delaware Newsletter

Read the League of Women Voters of Delaware's Spring newsletter, the VOTER 2020 with a roundup of LWV activities, cancelations, postponements, and much more.


In these tough times, the League of Women Voters of Delaware is still hard at work, and there are steps that all concerned citizens can take right now, as well. Read on for election information, actions you can take to contact your legislators for support, and upcoming Zoom sessions.

Census update

Responses to the 2020 Census are critically important. The U.S Census Bureau is tracking self-response rates nationwide to help ensure a complete and accurate count. It can help LWV members know where they can get the word out where needed. Delaware's response rate, as of April 15, is a bit below the national average. Click READ MORE (on the right) to get the link and directions.

Census update

THE CENSUS: Your Invitation to Respond. If you haven’t responded yet, it is not too late! Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Census Bureau has extended deadlines to keep its workers and the public safe. The new deadline for self-response is August 14.


Try some of these activities while the coronavirus is with us.

George Floyd

"The League of Women Voters grieves the murders of George Floyd and the countless other Black lives that have been tragically taken at the hands of rogue law enforcement officers who are rarely held fully accountable for their actions.

Women's Vote

The website includes historical information about the women’s suffrage movement nationally and in Delaware, interactive quizzes, reading lists for people of all ages, and lesson plans for teachers.

turning point

Dedication planned for Suffrage Centennial on August 26, 2020

Del Women

Voices of Women in America - A project is just getting underway called Delaware Women’s Voices. Its goal is to identify important issues that impact women's lives and to pinpoint areas of need.


From 2019-2020, Delaware and all other states will celebrate the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote at events and programs across the state!