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, visit

Dinner & Democracy: Impact of Affordable Care Act / Kynect / Obamacare in the Louisville Community

On Monday, April 20, 2015. Light Buffet at 5:30 and Panel Discussion starts at 6 p.m. Speakers: Barbara Casper, MD, FACS, Physician & Professor, U of L; Bill Wagner, MSSW, Exec. Dir., Family Health Centers; Susan Buchino, MS, OTR/L, co-author of a recent evaluation of ACA implementation for the Louisville Board of Health.
Public Invited! Donations for buffet accepted. Please click on Calendar to the left for details.

Brown Bag Lunch Book Discussions

On Thursday at noon, April 16, discussion led by Pat Walker on America's Bitter Pill by Steven Brill.
On Thursday at noon, May 14, discussion led by Jill Harmer on The Spirit Level: Why More Equal Societies Almost Always Do Better by R. G. Wilkinson.
Anyone -- members or the public -- wanting to suggest a book and lead a discussion -- please send an email to

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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