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News & Events

2016 League Leaders’ Lunch — A Big Success!

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

League of Women Voters of Massachusetts Publishes Online Voters’ Guide for Sept. 8 Primary Election

August 18, 2016 / Boston, MA - To assist Massachusetts voters as they go to the polls on Thursday, … More

Election Modernization Coalition Releases Status Update on Implementation of Early Voting in Massachusetts

BOSTON - August 4, 2016 – With Massachusetts’ first experience with early voting beginning in just … More

LWVMA Positions on Ballot Questions

There will be four questions on the statewide ballot Nov. 8. LWVMA is taking a stand on only one of … More

LWVMA Scores Victories in Just-Ended Legislative Session

August 2, 2016 - Several bills LWVMA strongly supported passed in the 189th session of the … More

Massachusetts Election Modernization Coalition Urges Legislative Action to Protect Early Voting

July 15, 2016 -- Responding to Governor Charlie Baker's veto of over $1 million from the Secretary … 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