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.

LWV-US Conference

The 2018 National Convention of the League of Women Voters of the United States in Chicago ran from Thursday, June 28th through Sunday, July 1st at the Hilton Chicago, 720 South Michigan Ave.
53rd League of Women Voters of the United States National Convention: Creating a More Perfect Democracy.

Bonnie Lynch, LWVKY President/delegate, Sylvia Lieshoff and Barbara Cambron (both LWV Louisville delegates)

Mary Jo Rodgers (LWVKY delegate) and other delegates waiting for start of program.

Joan Lindop (L) & Rebecca Harmon (both LWV Louisville delegates)



Book: Chain of Title: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Street's Great Disclosure Fraud: by David Dayen
August 15, Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at Lang House, 115 South Ewing Avenue.
Discussion Leader: Ron Schneider
~ 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!


Dinner & Democracy: Forum: Making Democracy Work: Countdown to November 6

Come join us on Monday, August 20, at Lang House for a discussion.
Dinner 5:30 p.m. & Program @ 6 p.m.
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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!

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