Group Urges Mainers to Get Involved
Press Release January 25, 2017
- Automatic voter registration
- Election integrity
- Ranked Choice Voting implementation
- Clean Elections
- Voting rights
Each legislative session, the League's all-volunteer Lobby Corps advocates on major policy issues concerning voting rights and election administration, government ethics and good government, Clean Elections and campaign finance reform, freedom of information, and disclosure.
"Given the outpouring of both frustration and hope shown by demonstrators last weekend," Ms. Ward explained, "we want people to know the League is a places where you can get to work immediately to make a difference. Our Lobby Corps is involved with issues in the state legislature, and our local Leagues provide options to discuss issues and work on topics of importance. There's a lot of work to do and we encourage our fellow citizens to join us."
Information on all LWVME positions, how they are determined, and the history of our advocacy work is available in the newly released Impact on Issues. It reflects the League's current priorities and past advocacy work.
For more information about LWVME, visit https://www.lwvme.org.