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Recent Monthly Programs

Jan. 2021 - Program Planning Meeting
Peg Prendergast-A
Published on: 1/13/2021
This meeting focuses on LWVKC Planning for LWVMO and LWVKC Program Planning for 2021
Issues related to the 2020 Census
Published on: 10/10/2020
Jenny Garmon, Legal and Government Information Specialist, Kansas City Public Library, will speak on issues related to the 2020 Census.
Redistricting and the Battle over Gerrymandering
Published on: 9/9/2020
Amendment 3 will undo the redistricting reforms passed by Missouri voters in 2018. Learn what happens if this ballot question passes on November 3.
Medicaid Expansion - Whats Next
Published on: 8/8/2020
On August 4, Missouri voters decided that Medicaid will be expanded to more Missourians in 2021. Join us to learn how this will be implemented and how it will improve health care in our state.

Founded by Ms. Blouin in 2003, the mission of the Missouri Budget Project is to improve the quality of life for Missourians by informing public policy decisions through objective research and analysis of state budget, tax, and economic issues.
African American Women in the Suffrage Movement
Published on: 7/15/2020
Dr. Delia Gillis - Speaker;
Panelist: Joanne Collins and Ruth Emery
July 11, 2020

Videos and Presentations

Votes for women: How the suffragists won - 100 Years Later
CBS Sunday Morning
Published on: 9/10/2020
CBS Sunday Morning
LWV KC 100th Celebration
Published on: 4/28/2020
100 Anniversary
LWV KC 90th Anniversary Celebration
City Council
Published on: 7/15/2010
Kansas City Missouri City Council recognizes 90th Anniversary of the League

Press Releases

For the People Media Briefing Jan. 26, 2021
Published on: 1/26/2021
Cong. Emanuel Cleaver II and Cong. Cori Bush discuss the need for election reform in the new administration and call on Congress to pass the For the People Act.
LWVUS Board of Directors Statement on the Recognition Status of LWV of Nevada
Sarah Courtney
Published on: 12/8/2020
The League of Women Voters of the United States board of directors took steps to withdraw recognition of the League of Women Voters of Nevada.
LWVUS Newsroom
Published on: 12/8/2020
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