News & Events

Press Release: LWVMA to Co-Host Second Congressional District Debate Oct. 15

For Immediate Release:  Oct. 9, 2018/Boston, MA--U.S. Rep. James P. McGovern, D-Worcester, and Tracy … More

Massachusetts Becomes 14th State to Adopt Automatic Voter Registration

August 9, 2018/BOSTON, MA - Today with Governor Charlie Baker's signature, Massachusetts became the … More

LWVMA Scores Legislative Wins with Automatic Voter Registration, Women’s Issues, Criminal Justice Reform, Gun Control

The formal part of the 2017-2018 session of the Massachusetts legislature ended July 31, with … More

LWVMA and LWV Worcester County to Co-Host Lt. Governor Forum August 1

July 17, 2018/Worcester, MA--On Wednesday, August 1, the League of Women Voters of Massachusetts and … More

Automatic Voter Registration Passes MA Senate Unanimously

June 12, 2018/Boston, MA -- The Massachusetts Senate today unanimously passed the Automatic Voter … More

LWVMA Stands on Ballot Questions

June 12, 2018--Three ballot questions will be on the statewide ballot November 6. The LWVMA board … More

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