Newsletters and News Releases

Welcome to the new Arlington League of Woman Voters newsletter, The Arlington League in Action, archived here and filled with information on events and volunteer needs and news alerts! It will be another place to go to find out how you can become involved, meet and mingle with fellow League members, or find an educational event.

2018 Newsletters and News Releases may be found here.

2019

6 Feb Edition: alerts us to our 75th Anniversary Celebration on 1 June and the 100th Anniversary of the creation of the League and passage of the 19th Amendment; the call for volunteers to join the High School Voter Registration Campaign; and 23 February presentation, “Money in Politics” featuring former Republican Congressman Tom Davis and former DOJ prosecutor Gene Rossi.

16 Jan Edition: calls for Day of Action write letters, sign petitions, and make our voices heard at Central Library on 19 Jan and in Richmond on 6 Feb, the day set aside for us to lobby our General Assembly Senators and Delegates.

2 Jan Edition: invites us to begin advocacy immediately by attending the League’s Pre-legislation Meeting with our state delegates and sends an invitation to 16-26 year-olds to join the League; and a call for each of us to join one of the chapter’s standing committees.


News Release

6 February - Announcing the High School Voter Registration

16 January - Announcing our 75th Anniversary as a nonpartisan political organization.

2 January - A call by the Arlington County Board for our Virginia State legislators to pass the ERA.