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LWVME in the News

Maine Groups Push More Federal Money For Election Precautions, Maine Public Radio, May 23, 2020

Maine democracy advocates demand more be done to ensure safe July primary, Maine Beacon, May 4, 2020

Voting Coalition Wants Mills To Act On Primary Election, Maine Public Radio, May 3, 2020

Maine Is Having Trouble Finding Poll Workers For The Upcoming Primary, Maine Public Radio, May 2, 2020

Maine Voting & Elections Coalition Files Petition to Governor, LWVME Press Release, May 1, 2020

Full Coverage 2020

Maine Groups Push More Federal Money For Election Precautions, Maine Public Radio, May 23, 2020

Maine democracy advocates demand more be done to ensure safe July primary, Maine Beacon, May 4, 2020

Voting Coalition Wants Mills To Act On Primary Election, Maine Public Radio, May 3, 2020

Maine Is Having Trouble Finding Poll Workers For The Upcoming Primary, Maine Public Radio, May 2, 2020

Maine Voting & Elections Coalition Files Petition to Governor, LWVME Press Release, May 1, 2020

Maine press, freedom of information groups urge public access to COVID-19 location data, Machias Valley News Observer, April 28, 2020.

Sen. King touts absentee ballots as safe, fair option for November election, Portland Press Herald, April 23, 2020.

New report on the state of our democracy, Boothbay Register, April 16, 2020.

New report on the state of our democracy, LWVME Press Release, April 14, 2020.

Maine delays primary election, legal pot over virus concerns, AP Story, April 10, 2020.

Mills officially pushes back June elections to July 14, Bangor Daily News, April 10, 2020.

Gov. Mills Postpones June Primary, LWVME Press Release, April 10, 2020.

Mills announces plan to move Maine’s June primary election to July, Maine Beacon, April 7, 2020.

Towns wait for direction from Mills on how or whether June 9 voting will happen, Bangor Daily News, April 7, 2020.

League of Women Voter of Maine Calls on Governor to Protect Elections, LWVME Press Release, April 6, 2020.

Our View: COVID-19 will change Maine Election Day traditions, Portland Press Herald, April 5, 2020.

Maine Voices: 2020 candidates must address Maine’s issue of housing poverty, Central Maine, March 8, 2020.

Another View: We are not seeing the limit of #MeToo, Portland Press Herald, March 2, 2020.

LGBTQ elders met in Bangor to talk Super Tuesday, WABI Channel 5 News, February 28, 2020.

George Smith: Stop trying to stop ranked-choice voting, Central Maine News, February 26, 2020.

Census will determine Maine’s “fair share”, The Ellsworth American, February 19, 2020.

Portland residents to vote on whether to expand ranked-choice voting, WGME Channel 13, February 17, 2020.

LTE: Ranked Choice Voting, Boothbay Register, February 17, 2020.

Portland voters asked to expand ranked-choice voting, Portland Press Herald, February 17, 2020.

Chellie Pingree: As we celebrate women’s suffrage, we must fight to protect democracy, Portland Press Herald, February 14, 2020.

100 YEARS: The League of Women Voters of Maine celebrates work, WABI Channel 5, February 13, 2020.

League of Women Voters celebrates 100th anniversary, WMTW Channel 8, February 13, 2020.

Saco Sen. Chenette: A more ethical State House is within our sight, Portland Press Herald op-ed mentions the League, February 8, 2020.

First Presidential Primary in Maine in two decades to be held March 3, The Town Line, February 5, 2020.

Maine Republicans seek to repeal ranked-choice voting in presidential elections, Sun Journal, February 4, 2020.

League of Women Voter of Maine Reaffirms Support for Ranked Choice Voting, LWVME Press Release, February 4, 2020.

League of Women Voters to carry out youth voter registration at schools, Midcoast League featured in the Penobscot Bay Pillot, January 31, 2020.

Maine lawmakers take up bill to ban ‘deepfake’ political ads, LWVME testimony covered in the Portland Press Herald, January 29, 2020.

A new Mainer’s dream of U.S. citizenship is finally fulfilled, LWVME in the Portland Press Herald, January 18, 2020.


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