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The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

UPCOMING EVENTS

CONGRESSIONAL REDISTRICTING NEWS

The League of Women Voters supports Issue 1 which will be on the May 8 primary ballot. It is a proposed constitutional amendment to end partisan congressional gerrymandering of Ohio's U.S. congressional districts. Issue 1 outlines a four-stage process for reaching agreement on a redistricting map. The proposed amendment provides for bipartisan engagement, keeps communities together, and does not favor one party or candidate. It has bipartisan support.

Learn more: Issue 1 Summary from League of Women Voters Ohio

Ballot Language

Constitutional Amendment Language

Center for Justice's Overview of Issue 1

SAVE the DATE LWV Perrysburg Area has planned a program covering Issue 1 and the proposed redistricting process for Thursday, April 26, 7 PM, at Way Public Library. Open to the Public. See below

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 -- 7 p.m. Regional Water Authority, a panel discussion, Way Public Library, 101 E Indiana Ave, Perrysburg, OH 43551

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -- 2:00 PM Lorena Rusovan, Executive Director of Missio Link International (MLI) discusses the fight against child trafficking. Way Public Library, 101 E Indiana Ave, Perrysburg, OH 43551

Thursday, April 26, 2018 --7:00 PM Issue 1 on May 8th ballot: Proposed Redistricting Process, Way Public Library, 101 E Indiana Ave, Perrysburg, OH 43551

TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2018 --PRIMARY ELECTION DAY - PLEASE VOTE!!!

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 -- 11 a.m Annual Meeting. Noon Luncheon, Sheila Otto,Storyteller, Carranor Hunt and Polo Club, 502 E. 2nd St., Perrysburg, OH 43551