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National LVW Position on Privatization
The LWVUS Board approved a new position on Privatization at its June 2012 meeting.

Kansas Legislature web site


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A Voice for Citizens
- A Force for Change

Serving the Citizens of Kansas
Welcome to the League of Women Voters of Kansas.

We are a non-partisan, grassroots, volunteer and political organization with eight local Leagues across the state. For 93 years, we have encouraged the informed and active participation of citizens in government and have influenced public policy through education and advocacy. As a non-partisan organization, the League of Women Voters welcome you to our web site.

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22,816 Kansans are on the suspension list of Kansas voters. View the 486-page list, as of June, 2016.

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Editorial: Another victory for voting rights in Kansas. Kobach's concerns about voter registration are hollow. Topeka Capital-Journal,, 6-16-2016

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"10th Circuit: Kansas can't block voters from casting ballots," by Roxana Hegeman, Associated Press, 6-10-2016

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NPR/KPR audio report:


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On May 20, 2016, it was announced that voter registrations at the Kansas Department of Motor Vehicles, both prior to that day and henceforth, will be checked against DMV documents. Persons registering to vote at the DMV will no longer be put on suspense lists and purged if the DMV has matching documents to support their citizenship. It is our understanding that those registering to vote elsewhere will still be required to produce documentary proof of citizenship. We will notify members if we receive further information. 5/21/2016

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YouTube Video—Your Right to Vote; Kansas Campus Initiative


This video gives detailed instructions on how to register to vote in the state of Kansas. This is to be used in the classroom and beyond. For the full teaching module please contact lwv.kansas@gmail.com.
Time: 11:22 min./Published 1/12/2016
Video is also in Spanish. Time: 15:09 min./Published 5/19/2016
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Please Read:
Statement to the Kansas Commission on Civil Rights
--a .DOC document—Testimony given January 28, 2016, by Marge Ahrens, co-president of LWV-Kansas.
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KS toll free legislative hotline: 
1-800-432-3924
Kansas residents can ask questions about legislation, legislative procedure, state government. Calls are answered by experienced reference/research librarians at the State Library of Kansas and kept confidential. Lines are open weekdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 
   In addition to calling the hotline, residents can text questions to
785-256-0733 (standard text message rates may apply), instant message at www.kslib.info/ask-a-librarian, or visit the State Library.  The State Library is located in the north wing, on the third floor of the Kansas Capitol Building.

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LWVK Calendar We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members
Elections Who is on the ballot in the next election? What did candidates promise in the last election? How to register to vote? ...and more
Contact Includes links for National and Kansas political leaders. Also: CONTACT LWVK

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NYTimes, 2010 interactive U.S. Census
Interactive national census map, by state, with counties.

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Kansas in League History — 90+ years
—by Leslie Chaffin, Wichita Charity Examiner, October 12, 2010
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What does the League do?

  • We educate citizens about issues, legislation and candidates.
  • We encourage individual participation in the political process.
  • We inform through in-depth, objective study.
  • We monitor local, state and national government bodies and activities.
  • We register voters.
  • We sponsor candidate debates and public issue forums.
Who are our members?We are active, curious, socially conscious and involved women and men in over 1,000 local Leagues in 50 states, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.

You can make a difference! Now is the time to join a local League of Women Voters and start making a difference in your community. League membership is open to all women and men of eligible voting age.

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LWV of Kansas
515 S. Kansas Ave., Suite C
Topeka, Ks 66603
785-234-5152
lwv.kansas@gmail.com

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State Council
Apr. 23, 2016
Salina, Kansas


96th Anniversary, LWV
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“Vote: LWV Kansas Campus Initiative”
by Justin Wingerter, Topeka Capital-Journal, 12-16-2015
Women's Suffrage, granted in Kansas in 1912, 8th state

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Ks. Budget
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