Ithaca City First Ward Virtual Candidate Forum

The League of Women Voters believes one of the best ways for voters to learn about candidates seeking election to public office is to hear them speak and answer questions in a public forum. Please join LWV of Tompkins County on Tuesday October 19 at 5:30pm, for the City of Ithaca First Ward Virtual Candidate Forum. Candidates are Cynthia Brock,...

Have an Impact Happy Hour!

The League of Women Voters is a peoples' organization that has fought since 1920 to improve our government and engage all Americans in the decisions that impact their lives. Formed from the movement that secured the right to vote for women, the centerpiece of the League’s efforts remains to expand participation and give a voice to all. We do this at all...

Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain: The Promise and the Peril

An online presentation by Irene Weiser, Coordinator of Fossil Free Tompkins, sponsored by LWV of Tompkins County and LWV of Cortland County January 13, 2022, at 7 pm A technology exploding across NYS is celebrated for its transformative potential while criticized for its environmental impacts. To better understand this important issue, the League of Women Voters through its local chapters in Cortland and...