Making Democracy Work

Making Democracy Work

The League of Women Voters of Louisville (LWVL), founded on November 26, 1920, encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. Membership in the League is open to women and men of all ages. For more information, email us at or phone us at 502-895-5218. When you join LWVL, you also become a member of national, state and local leagues -- three levels of government and legislative activity.

Kentucky General Election Nov 6, 2018

The Basics . . .

  • Early Voting: Not available
  • Voter Registration Deadline -- Tue Oct 9, 2018
  • Request For Absentee Ballot -- Tue Oct 30, 2018
  • Absentee Ballot Deadline -- Tue Nov 6, 2018 6:00PM EST
  • Are you Registered to Vote? Go to

Dinner & Democracy: Judicial Forum

Come join us Monday, September 17, at Lang House. Did you know EVERY voter votes for EVERY judge in the County! Do you know who the Circuit, District, and Family Court candidates are?

You are about to find out -- come to the September 17 Dinner & Democracy: Judicial Forum. Meet & Greet the candidates and listen to what they have to say.

Flyer Details . . .

Dinner 5:30 p.m. & Program @ 6 p.m.

~ Public Invited ~


Book: The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism by Naomi Klein:
September 19, Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at Lang House, 115 South Ewing Avenue.
Discussion Leader: Rose Hamblyn
~ Public Invited ~
Is there a book you've read and want to discuss? Send us an email at with your suggestion. Must be non-fiction. Come join us!



League of Women Voters of Louisville Positions

League's position on Education, Local Housing and more: League Positions

Election Information You Need!

Build your ballot with our online voters' guide! Type in your address to see the races on your ballot. Candidates' positions can be compared side-by-side, and you may print out a "ballot" indicating your preferences as a reminder and take it with you to the polls on Election Day. Check out our resources for military and overseas voters!

Go to for details.