Midcoast March Newsletter

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Susie Crawford

Is that for real? Conspiracy Theories in American Politics
Tune in to the Democracy Forum this week to learn about the political and social conditions that give rise to conspiracy movements.
Friday, March 19, 2021, 4:00 p.m. WERU 89.9 FM or listen online at weru.org.



Monthly meeting on Zoom

Tuesday, April 6th    5:30 - 7:00PM    

For Zoom access please click to register
Click here for March's minutes
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Civic Education Initiative:

Susana Hancock, who facilitates the state league's Outreach and Education team, will be our guest. She will give us an overview of the educational materials and curricula that LWVME has developed, and especially those relevant to civic education. 

What's Happening on the State Level?

Lilli Martin will give us a rundown on LWVME news as presented at the state board meeting March 20th.



Our discussion of Let the People Pick the President, by Jesse Wegman, continues. This month we'll talk about Chapter 3: "Did the Electoral College Ever Really Work?" The Midcoast Chapter will be referencing this book as we join in LWVME 2021 efforts to promote the National Popular Vote.


130th Maine Legislative Session
The 130th session Legislative Session of Maine is ramping up and some bills have been printed but no committee hearings have been scheduled. Click here to learn more about the advocacy work of The League of Women Voters of Maine. Click here to subscribe to Under the Dome, a weekly in-depth review of advocacy and legislative activity.