Making Democracy Work

Because democracy is not a spectator sport.

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Vote411.org is now live for the November 6 election! Visit our nonpartisan voter website to find information on your races and candidates, find your polling place and more!

Our local Voters Guide for the November 6 Election is here! Click here to download it as a PDF. Our Voters Guide presents candidates appearing on the ballots in the municipalities of Abington, Cheltenham, Jenkintown, Rockledge, Springfield and Upper Dublin.

The Pennsylvania League of Women Voters continues the fight against gerrymandering! Visit Fair Districts PA to get the latest updates and find out how you can help. http://fairdistrictspa.com

Our local League of Women Voters serves a vital function in our community by keeping citizens actively involved in civic affairs and democracy.

WHAT WE DO!

  • Lobby to protect voter rights.
  • Assist voters to register before elections.
  • Compile and print the Voters Guide to ballot issues and candidates' experience and views.
  • Conduct candidate forums before elections for open discussion between citizens and candidates.
  • Organize legislative interviews with local legislators to check their positions and priorities.
  • Publish the Government Directory, an annual key to local, state and federal agencies and officials.
  • Hold educational programs to inform voters about important issues.