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We Are Grateful for YOU!

As we enter this season of thanks, we want to express our gratitude for all you do to Make Democracy … More

It’s Time to Take Action! Stand and Be Counted.

After a polarizing election marked by divisive rhetoric, disaffection, and scandal, it is time for … More

Pledge to Vote in Election 2016!

Be a voter! Do your part to MOVE America! Make the pledge to vote in election 2016. If you share … More

October 2016 Scharfman Grants to Four Local Leagues

Congratulations to the four Leagues awarded Daniel Scharfman Citizen Education Grants. The total … More

Election Modernization Coalition Awards Early Voting Medals at State House

BOSTON-- October 19, 2016 – On the eve of Massachusetts’ first experience with early voting, … More

2016 League Leaders’ Lunch — A Big Success!

September 19, 2016 -- Fifty-five local League leaders descended on Hingham last Saturday for four … More

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Action Priorities

Improving Elections and Voter Turnout

✓Early Voting Challenge
✓Election Reform
✓Voter Education and Mobilization


Civic Education and Engagement

✓Civic Education in Schools
✓Daniel Scharfman Citizen Education Grants
✓Civic Engagement
✓Educational Forums


Money in Politics

✓Campaign Finance Reform
✓Money in Politics Toolkit
✓LWVUS Study of Campaign Financing


Climate Change and the Environment

✓Carbon Pricing
✓Recycling and Reuse
✓Environmental Protection
✓Climate Change Toolkit


Addressing Income Inequality

✓Pay Equity and Earned Income Tax Credit
✓Meeting Basic Human Needs
✓Impact of Inequality on Political Participation
✓Reforming the Criminal Justice System