A panel discussion led by Timothy Kneeland, PhD:
Professor & Chairperson, History & Political Science Departments
and Director, Center for Public History at Nazareth College
In November, 2014, according to the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, “statewide, 3.6 million people cast a ballot on Election Day -- or just 32.5 percent of the 10.9 million active registered voters … and turnout is way down from the past three gubernatorial elections, in which about 4.7 million ballots were cast each time.”
Monday, September 21, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Asbury First United Methodist Church
1050 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607
The Fair Election Practices Campaign 2015 has started!
Click here to see the list of candidates who have signed the 2015 FEPC Pledge
The Pledge Signing/Press Conference will be on September 8th at noon in the Atrium of the Monroe County Office Building. Everyone is invited to attend this event.
Sheila Abeling, our VP and Election Services Chair and Neil Jaschik of TIAR, were guest on 'Connections with Evan Dawson', WXXI-1370AM, on August 18th. Sheila and Neil discussed the Fair Election Practices Campaign (FEPC). If you missed the broadcast, you can listen here.
Our own YouTube channel
The League of Women Voters of the Rochester Metropolitan Area proudly announces that we have our own YouTube channel where you can view our past forums. Our April forum, "The 5th Anniversary of the
Affordable Care Act:
Challenges of Implementation," is now available.
The League is a nonpartisan, political organization which encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League is NOT limited to women — men can join in the fight as well.
League of Women Voters of New York State June Voter is now available.
The Rochester Regional Coalition Against Human Trafficking has published the first edition of its newsletter. Click here to view it.