Because Democracy is NOT a Spectator Sport
The League of Women Voters of the Oberlin Area, the only League in Lorain County, is a nonpartisan political organization that promotes informed and active participation in government. We welcome members from the entire county.
Want to vote by mail? Apply for an absentee ballot here
and then mail to Lorain County Board of Elections
In 2020 we commemorate the Centennial of Women's Suffrage!
Please explore our Universal Suffrage page for a short history of amendments and laws that have brought us closer to universal suffrage. The struggle continues but we celebrate the steps we've taken.
Thanks to the National Park Service for this list of "20 Women to Know for 2020". You will be impressed with the variety of people on this list.
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NEWS of Interest to LWV Members & Friends:
Oberlin Community Candidtes Night
SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS FOR CANDIDATE CONVERSATIONS
Many Oberlin organizations are planning a virtual Oberlin Community Candidates Night this year. Conversations with candidates will be recorded in September and videos will be made available in late September. Candidates will be asked questions gathered from the community. You have the opportunity to submit questions by going to this form. Instructions for accessing the recorded sessions will be shared on the LWV Oberlin Area website and OCCN Facebook page.
LWV 54th Annual Convention Highlights:
Panel Discussion on Expanding the Vote (Facebook video)