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

July 2020 Program

CLICK HERE to watch

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 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

100 years after the 19th Amendment women still have yet to achieve.​​

Woman Suffragist of the Month

Carrie Chapman Catt: Warrior for Women


​Catt devoted most of her life to the expansion of women’s rights nationwide and around the world, and is recognized as one of the key leaders of the American women’s suffrage movement. Her political strategies and organizational skills led to the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution 100 years ago on August 18, 1920. (Source PBS)


Please watch her story and her role the women’s suffrage movement here http://www.iowapbs.org/catt

​Thank you to PBS.com for composing amazing stories about our history on women suffragists. 


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

Marion, Iowa: At-large City Council Candidate Forum - Watch Here

Organized by the Linn County League of Women Voters.

 Article written by Lyz Lenz, The Gazette, 1/24/2020

BYLAWS 2019 - The League of Women Voters Linn County

To access the Survey - Click Here




Watch Civics 101:

Marion City Council (Ward 3) Candidates' ForumWatch Here

Organized by the Linn County League of Women Voters.

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 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

JUNE 2020 Saturday Monthly Program Meeting

Recording 

Topic: Food Insecurities during the COVID-19 Pandemic


Presented by:

Kim Guardado, HACAP's Food Reservoir Director


Bailey Ellinwood, League Co-Vice President & Member​​

Mayoral candidates for Marion, IA, Face Off -Watch Here

Organized by the Linn County League of Women Voters.

BYLAWS 2019 - The League of Women Voters Linn County

To access the ByLaws - Click Here

Civics 101, How to be an Engaged Citizenhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wvgucHxqdHc

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

Election Information regarding Satellite Voting Sites go to the Linn County Auditor’s Webpage:  www.linncounty.org/157

For more information please visit: http://www.linncounty.org/157/Election-Services

JULY 2020 Saturday Monthly Program Meeting

Recording 

Topic: De-Escalating Policing

Presented by:

Claude Howard, Former Marion Police Officer

                              & Educator de-escalating tactics

Mimisha Boots, Cedar Rapids Black Lives Matter

                             Representative

Bailey Ellinwood, League Co-Vice President & Member​​

Making Democracy Work

News About The League

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

Record-Setting Attendance at both the State of the City Marion and at the Cedar Rapids Luncheons.

Watch the State of the City, Cedar Rapids: CLICK HERE

Provided by Neighborhood Network News

 Read Here

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


Make a Difference Today

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.​

Linn County League fans out to sign up voters. Organizers

mark National Voter Registration Day! - Read Here

​​Locate Your Linn County Caucus Location by Clicking  


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