Making Democracy Work

Making Democracy Work

The League of Women Voters of Louisville (LWVL) 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.
Meet and Greet 2016
KY State Senator Ernie Harris (R), District 26 and League member Mary Jo Rodgers, Program Director for Meet & Greet Legislators on January 18. (Photo by Jane Reiss)


Dinner & Democracy: MONEY IN LOCAL POLITICS !

February 15 at 6 p.m. Panel Discussion about Running for Local Offices. What does it cost? How do you raise money? Who Contributes? Are "super PACs" raising money and campaigning without candidates' knowledge? How much money can an individual contribute?
Invite a friend to come along! Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Program starts at 6 p.m. Lang House, 115 South Ewing 40206. Public Invited!


February 24, Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at Lang House, 115 South Ewing Avenue, 40206. BOOK: James Higdon's Cornbread Mafia. Discussion Leader: Pat Walker.
~ 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!

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