President's Message Learn More
- LWVTN Opposes Fees to Inspect Public Records: Testifying at Public Hearing
The Office of Open Records Counsel is holding public hearings and receiving comments on whether public agencies could charge for the inspection of public records. Transparency in government is a key principle of the LWV and the LWVTN is opposing fees for the inspection of public records.
LWVTN board members are testifying at each of the three public hearings.The LWVTN is also submitting formal written comments. Members are urged to take action: Click here for the detailed Action Alert.
Fall Workshop: Focus on Keys to Democracy
The Fall Workshop will feature speakers on:
These topics are intended to support the LWVUS consensus studies.
- Money in Politics: Drew Rawlins, Executive Director,
TN Bureau of Ethics and Campaign Finance
- Amending the Constitution: MTSU Dean and Political
Science Professor John Vile
- Elections and redistricting: member roundtable lead by
LWVTN President Marian Ott and LWVTN Board member Hazel
Plan on joining the half day workshop, add to your understanding of the consensus studies and network with league members across the state. Registration (underwritten by the League of Women Voters of Tennessee Education Fund) is only $25 and includes lunch.
Registration deadline is September 20. Register Now
Our Partner Tennessee Health Care Campaign Seeking Volunteers
The Tennessee Health Care Campaign, a LWVTN partner in the coalition to support Insure TN, is seeking volunteers to be trained as a volunteer certified application counselor to assist those signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act through the healthcare.gov website. Click here for details.
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- Who is on the ballot in the next election? How to register to vote? ...and more
About the League Learn More
- What is our mission? How are we structured? What is our history?
The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization which encourages the informed and active participation in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
The League of Women Voters does not support or oppose any political candidate or party.
Established in 1920, the League of Women Voters is a highly respected organization that researches issues from many points of view and takes action on issues affecting our families and communities. Our members are men and women who want to make a difference.
For your community: * Improving the quality of education
The League is Working for Voters Year-Round:
League members work to register, educate and inform voters on the issues that affect them. Providing quality, nonpartisan voter education remains one of our most important and well-known activities
The League publishes the Tennessee Voter
Coalitions we support