NEWS & UPDATES

Help Us Continue Empowering Voters and Defending Democracy!

Dear Members, Partners and Friends, 

WHAT A YEAR IT’S BEEN!

I hope this letter finds you well and enjoying the Holiday Season…

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The Unstoppable Duo: How Two Houston Women Registered Voters During a Pandemic

Meet Lauren Blanton and Judy Viebig.

Their civic journey began at a nonprofit organization where they registered voters together, and their collegial working relationship grew when Lauren joined the Voter Registration Team at the League of Women Voters of Houston…

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Voter support in Houston Texas

LWV Houston Members and Volunteers Working to Register Voters

The League of Women Voters of Houston voter registration team is hard at work recruiting volunteers to fill slots for upcoming voter registration opportunities for a National Voter Registration Day Drive-Through event on September 22…

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League Members Create Voter Registration Boxes

Our League members have been pounding the pavement these days to help Houston citizens register to vote! One way is the creation of 500 LWV boxes with registration forms inside. Over 100 volunteers have signed…

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In Memoriam

In Memoriam – Honoring the lives of longtime League members and supporters Gloria Herman passed away on Friday, August 14 at the age of 96. Gloria served as President of the League of Women Voters…

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100th Annual Meeting Highlights + Reflection

For 100 years, the League of Women Voters of Houston has stood strong with our community, growing into the vital force we are today: pushing democracy forward by increasing political participation and empowering voters with…

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This #GivingTuesdayNow | May 5th

While COVID-19 has fundamentally transformed our modern world, we know that our right to a free and fair election has not changed. The League of Women Voters has been helping defend democracy for over 100…

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Primary Election Runoffs Delayed Until July

Primary Election Runoffs Delayed Until July Harris County Clerk Offices Remain Closed to the Public, Limited Services Online FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 23, 2020 (Houston, Texas) – Texas Governor Greg Abbott has postponed the May…

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Defend Democracy: Now More Than Ever

Dear Members, Partners and Friends, I hope this letter finds you and your loved ones faring as well as possible during these challenging times. Last week I shared a video message imploring us to seek…

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How to Get Houston Voting

Feature in Houstonia Magazine – February 2020 At first blush, the mission seems simple enough. “We want people to vote, we want to make it easy to vote, and we want to inform people,” says…

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