Making Democracy Work

Making Democracy Work

The League of Women Voters of Louisville (LWVL) encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. Membership in the League is open to women and men of all ages. For more information, visit


LWV Louisville is seeking nominations for its Citizen's Award. The award honors someone who, as a volunteer, personifies the mission of the League in promoting active citizen participation in the democratic process. Please write a letter and mail to Pat Murrell at Lang House * 115 S. Ewing Ave. * 40206 or email us at Nominations due by April 1.

Campaign Finance Reform Committee Report

Wednesday, April 1, at 2:00 p.m., the Campaign Finance Reform Committee will present a report from the Massachusetts LWV on "Money in Politics." Lasts less than an hour -- everyone is invited!

Brown Bag Lunch Book Discussions

On Thursday at noon, April 16, discussion led by Pat Walker on America's Bitter Pill by Steven Brill.
On Thursday at noon, May 14, discussion led by Jill Harmer on The Spirit Level: Why More Equal Societies Almost Always Do Better by R. G. Wilkinson.
Anyone -- members or the public -- wanting to suggest a book and lead a discussion -- please send an email to

Election Information You Need!

Build your ballot with our online voters' guide! Type in your address to see the races on your ballot. Candidates' positions can be compared side-by-side, and you may print out a "ballot" indicating your preferences as a reminder and take it with you to the polls on Election Day. Check out our resources for military and overseas voters!

Go to for details.