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Next election August 3. Register to vote by July 7.

Welcome - Making Democracy Work for over 100 Years

The League of Women Voters of Kansas City, Jackson, Clay Platte Counties (LWVKCJCP) is an active, nonpartisan organization. Hallmarks of the organization include registering and educating voters, informative, timely meetings and actively working on issues. We neither support nor oppose candidates or political parties, but we do work on legislation and policies of concern to members and the public.

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LWV Right Now


"Talk Talk Vote!" podcast - Anne Calvert and Rachel Thompson discuss current issues and offer ideas on how anyone can participate in democracy. Listen to it here.

League Priorities  2021-2022

Redistricting

Voting Rights 

Campaign Finance Reform

Social Justice

National Popular Vote

 

Other issues the League follows

Education

Health / Medicaid expansion roll out

Criminal Justice Reform

Equal Rights Amendment

Reproductive Choice

Gun Safety


For the People Act 

This bill provides for automatic voter registration, small donor public financing, redistricting reform and a commitment to restore the Voting Rights Act.

Passage would be the most significant reform in a half century and the most significant change to pass either Chamber. In 2020 the bill stalled in the Senate.

Federal legislators include Sen. Blunt, Sen. Hawley and Rep. Graves. Rep. Cleaver is a bill sponsor. Links to the legislators below. 


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Upcoming 2021 Elections

* August 3  - Special election.  Register to vote by July 7.

* November 2 - Special Election.  Register to vote by October 6. 

If you are a United States citizen, 17 1/2 years of age, and will be 18 by the next election, you can register to vote.  Visit the Secretary of State's website and register NOW.


Register to Vote

Visit our Voter Registration page  for more information.

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The League of Women Voters has been working for democracy since women gained suffrage, the vote, in 1920. We invite you to take a look at our programs and activities. There's a place for everyone - from interested observers to members in the thick of helping craft policy. 

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Action alerts - Write or call your legislator 


From time to time the League will notify members via an e-mail when there's a hot topic and we need to quickly inform our legislators of our concerns. Follow your personal legislative interests by using Fast Democracy.  It's free.  

Find My Elected Officials 

Help Wanted


The League offers many volunteer opportunities throughout the year.  Click on the button below to find out what's going on and how you can help.

Volunteer Opportunities