Month: September 2010

  • LWVUS Press Release about DISCLOSE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 23, 2010 Contact: Kelly Ceballos 202-263-1331 OBSTRUCTIONIST POLITICS PREVAILS OVER CAMPAIGN FINANCE REFORM Voters on the Losing Side of Political Gamesmanship Washington, DC – The League of Women Voters of the U.S. issued the following statement by national League President Elisabeth MacNamara on the obstructionism that prevented the Senate […]

  • DISCLOSE Act falls short by 1 vote in the Senate

    Elisabeth MacNamara, president of LWVUS, reports what happened in the Senate today: Today in Washington we fell short by just one vote in our continuing battle to pass the DISCLOSE Act, which would restore transparency to U.S. elections by requiring disclosure of corporate and union spending in candidate elections. She went on to say that […]

  • 2010 Candidates Meetings Sponsored by League of Women Voters

    Huntington October 7, 7 pm – Junior League Community Center Cabell County Commission, WV Delegate District 15 and 16, WV Senate District 5 October 21, 6:30 – Woodlands Retirement Community Cabell County Commission, 16th Delegate District, WV Senate District 5. Jefferson County October 4, 7-9, Men’s Club, Corner of German and King Streets, Shepherdstown WV […]