Making Democracy Work

Women's March to the Polls: Kicking off the First Day for Early Voting. Watch Video Here
Video created by Neighborhood Network News, 10/08/18

Record-setting attendance at the State of the City Cedar Rapids Luncheon.

NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY SEPTEMBER 25TH

Join Us at these confirmed sites:
1.  Oakland Road Hy-Vee, 11:00-2:30 pm 
2.  Marion Hy-Vee, 11:00-2:30 pm
3.  Wilson Avenue Hy-Vee, 3:00- pm
4.  Downtown YMCA, 3:30-6:00 pm
5.  Stoney Point YMCA, 4:00-6:30 pm
6.  Marion YMCA, 9:00-11:00 am
7.  Terrace Glen, 10:00 am
8.  CR  Ground Transportation Center,  3:00 to 5:00 pm
9.  Eastern Iowa Health Center, 1201 3rd Ave., 3:30-5:30 pm
10.Raygun,11:30-1:30 pm
11. Downtown library,  3:30-6:00 pm
12. Hiawatha library

Forum: Iowa House, District 68
Candidates are Randy Ray (R) and Molly Donahue (D).

Forum organized by the Linn County League of Women Voters. 10/15/18     Watch Video Here

Forum: Iowa House District 69

Candidates are Kristen Running-Marquardt (D) and Joshua Henderson (N). Forum organized by the Linn County League of Women Voters.  10/11/18    Watch Video Here

Candidate Forum: Linn County (Iowa) Treasurer 

Sharon Gonzalez (D, Incumbent) and Denise Sotelo Westerhoff (R), candidates for County Treasurer. Forum organized by the

Linn County (Iowa) League of Women Voters. Watch Video Here

Video created by Neighborhood Network News, 10/02/18

Forum: Linn County Board of Supervisors, District 3
Candidates are  Brent Oleson (D) and John Harris (R), both incumbents on the Linn County Board of Supervisors, are running for one of three positions. Forum organized by the Linn County (Iowa) League of Women Voters. 10/02/18    Watch Video Here

League members at an evening meeting met to learn effective ways to write letters to the editor.

Forum: Iowa House District 65

Liz Bennett (D, Incumbent) and George Olmstead (R) respond to question from an audience. Forum organized by the Linn County League of Women Voters.  10/22/18    Watch Video Here

Find Your Candidates

The 2018 Elections are almost here, and The Gazette has curated responses from more than 50 candidates across Eastern Iowa.
You can either enter your home address and it will find

candidates for you, or you can browse all candidate responses. 

CLICK HERE to find out more.




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Here are some of our newsletters:
Spring 2017

Summer 2017

Fall 2017

Winter 2018

League members attend and provide voter registration forms at all Naturalization Ceremonies.

We are happy to have many new LWVLC members join our group.

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IOWA ELECTION CENTER 2018

The Linn County League had a very busy winter/spring with Legislative Forums, Monthly Meetings, New Member Coffees, State of the Cities in Cedar Rapids & Marion, and a State of the County Luncheon. 


News About The League

Forum: Linn County Board of Supervisors, District 2
Candidates Ben Rogers (D) incumbent, and Joel Miller (I), running for one of three positions. Miller is currently Linn County Auditor. The forum was organized by the Linn County League of Women Voters. 10/02/18    Watch Video Here


Forum: State Senate District 33
Candidates Edward Bernie Hayes (R) and Rob Hogg (D), incumbent. Forum organized by the Linn County League of Women Voters. 10/09/18
     Watch Video Here

Election Information:  If you would like information regarding Satellite Voting Sites or other election information, go to the Linn County Auditor’s Webpage: www.linncounty.org/157