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The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization
encouraging informed and active participation in government.
It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
About the League Learn More
- What is our mission? How are we structured? What is our history?
The Voter Learn More
- THE VOTER is the Tri-County Area newsletter for this area. It is published 10 times a year.
CapitolReport Learn More
- During the Legislative Session, the Capitol Report is prepared each Friday by the state League's advocate in Tallahassee and sent to all League members. The Report contains updates on the League's legislative priorities as well as other pending legislation.
League Publications Learn More
- What are the national and state public policy positions of the League of Women Voters?
Elections Learn More
- Who is on the ballot in the next election? How to register to vote? ...and more
Citizens Guide to Elected Representatives Learn More
- Who represents you? How can you contact your representatives?
Join the League Learn More
- Why and how can you join our grassroots organization?
Florida Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Report
As part of the League's 2015-16, LWVTRI undertook a project to educate the members and the community on Florida's Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program. To read the Summary, click here
To read the report in full, click here.
Electing the President 2016
With the battle for the White House already underway and presidential primaries looming soon, the League has answers to voters' most frequently asked questions. We have once again teamed up with the Newspaper in Education Institute to produce Electing the President, a handy guide outlining all you need to know about the presidential election process. The guide will appear in newspapers nationwide as well as be shared with schools, community organizations and voters who need a helping hand as they navigate the election process. From helping you navigate the complex nomination process to providing succinct tips for making sense of the daily barrage of campaign coverage and advertising, Electing the President will serve as your go-to resource all the way up to Election Day. Check out our guide here--then tell us what you're paying attention to this election season! The League is working hard to distribute this and other educational materials to voters across the country, but we need your help. To view the guide, click here
and share it with your family, friends, and any potential new voters in your life!
LWVF Charter School Study
In 2012-13, the League initiated a study to better understand the oversight of public moneys that are allocated to charter schools and other private educational institutions. The League recognizes first and foremost it is a paramount duty of the state to provide for education and that charter schools, while privately owned and managed, are under contract to public school districts, funded by the public and must be accountable to the public. The League does not support direct or indirect tax credit funding for private schools.
Local Florida Leagues from Miami-Dade to Escambia counties conducted studies and held consensus meetings to formulate the League's positions on school choice. The results of each local League's work can be accessed by clicking on the appropriate location on the Florida map below
Additional studies from Broward, Marion and Miami-Dade counties are underway and the results will be published soon.
To view the Final Report, click here.
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