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The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization, which
encourages informed and active participation in government. It does not support candidates or political parties.
It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
The League of Women Voters is proud to announce VOTE411 - a nonpartisan onestop shop for all your election information. Enter your street address, and in 15 minutes you will have all the info you need to make informed decisions on Election Day.
We sent questionnaires to every candidate in every race in the state, so you can hear from the candidates in their own words where they stand on the issues. Just enter your street address to see your personalized ballot, candidate stances, early voting and registration info, and so much more.
Early voting starts April 19, so check out VOTE411 today!
2018 PRIMARY ELECTION DATES
Absentee Ballot Request by mail: March 19-May 1
Absentee Ballot Return deadline: May 8 at 5pm
Early Voting: April 19-May 5
Primary Election Day: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 (Polls open 6:30am to 7:30pm)
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- The League of Women Voters of Orange, Durham and Chatham (LWVODC) counties supports informed and active participation in our democracy. We stand with all Americans who care about a free and open democracy.
Membership Notice. All LWVODC Memberships need to be renewed on or before June 30th 2018 (unless you joined on or after February 1st 2018). Additional information will be provided at the annual meeting.
Any person 16 years or older may join the LWV. Membership dues can be paid online or by check.
Join the League of Women Voters, where . . .
- Your hands-on work to safeguard democracy leads to civic improvement.
- You have volunteer opportunities to promote voter education.
- You have opportunities for civic involvement.
- You can be directly involved in shaping the important issues to keep our community strong.
- Your membership dues are supporting League actions in creating an informed electorate.
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- Support the League's Work Through Your Donations.
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- GET INVOLVED AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE
- Don't Let Our Democracy Collapse. New York Opinion article by Richard Hasen
LWVODC Education Fund Learn More
- The LWVODC Education Fund works to encourage the active and informed participation of citizens in government and to increase understanding of major public policy issues.
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