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Voter Guide

Welcome to the League of Women Voters of Tompkins County
Ithaca, New York | e-mail: lwvtompkins@gmail.com

Upcoming Events(see Calendar for details)
Wednesday, October 10, 7-8:30pm — Social media training for our members and interested friends.
Kendal Conference Room A
Workshop leaders : Mandy Qualls and Megan Nettleton
Click here for event poster

Monday, October 22, 12noon — Vote Smart - Facts Matter (Co-sponsor with Cortland Women’s Coalition and Cortland LWV)
United Presbyterian Church, 25 Court St, Cortland, NY.
Speaker: Richard Kimball, President of Vote Smart, a national non-partisan organization that maintains records on candidate statements, voting record, donors, etc. https://votesmart.org/. League members will provide transport as needed.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 General Elections http://tompkinscountyny.gov/boe
Sample Ballot-Tompkins County
http://tompkinscountyny.gov/boe/Additional_Information/Past_Results_files/Sample_Ballots
Voter Guide Part 1 https://www.lwvnyonline.org/advocacy/vote/2018/Voters-Guide_1_2018_final.pdf
Voter Guide Part 2 candidates’ responses to our League questions for the US Senate and NYS Governor, Comptroller and Attorney General races. https://lwvnyonline.org/advocacy/vote/2018/Voters-Guide_2_2018_final.pdf
Wednesday, November 14, 4:30-6:00pm – A Conversation about COPD: Raising Awareness and Taking Action In Recognition of COPD Awareness Month
Tompkins County Public Library, Borg Warner Room. Light refreshments provided.
Doors open at 4:00pm with materials the public can review. Presentation begins at 4:30pm.
Speakers include: Local health professionals and a community member. Harmonicas for Health performance.
Saturday, December 8, 9:30am – Board Brunch, Home of Charlotte Coffman, 26 Deerhaven Drive

Recordings of LWV-TC Events
We have added an archive page of program recordings available here
Click image below for slide show of LWV, Tompkins County at the 2017 Ithaca Festival Parade.

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What Members Can Do As Individuals to Advocate
"Action is agitating, organizing, educating, pleading, and persuading." -- Carrie Chapman Catt
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Additional Information
Capitol Beat -- updates on what is happening in Albany this session
Election Information You Need
Clearinghouse.lwv.org
League studies from across the country
LWV US: Right Now: Voices of the League