The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
April 13-15: LWVBC LOOKS AHEAD
Held at five different times and locations.
Our strategic planning process and the role of our organization in Boulder County.
The public is welcome to participate!
May 20: LEGISLATIVE WRAP-UP
From 6pm to 7:30 pm, at the Boulder Public Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., in the Boulder Creek Room.
PREVIOUSLY . . .
Video of our MEET YOUR LEGISLATORS meeting held on Saturday April 4th is available here.
Our topic on March 9-11 was CAMPAIGN FINANCE REFORM.
Our democracy is failing as the money of corporations, special interests and very wealthy individuals enables candidates to run for office, win elections and then pass legislation favoring their contributors. This situation has been greatly exacerbated by Citizens United and other Supreme Court decisions that have eliminated campaign finance laws. What can we do to restore our democracy?
Campaign Finance Reform is a priority for League members nationwide.
Explore our Toolkit and enjoy what you find there--watch our slide show and read our brochure and other material.
League members: report your League's work towards campaign finance reform and read the reports from other Leagues.
Our topic in February was TABOR in 2015--possible refund, and the lawsuit.
If you missed the presentations, or want to review them again, you can download slides here -
THE COLORADO CONUNDRUM, presentation by economist Chris Stiffler of the Colorado Fiscal Institute.
THE TABOR CASE (Kerr v. Hickenlooper), by David Skaggs of McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP.
In this second video you can watch League members in action throughout the United States . . .
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Last revised: April 18, 2015 10:08 PDT.