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Climate Change Series
Sheila King, 2-24-2020
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Hudson residents look at warmer future

That question was at the heart of the League of Women Voters’ third of four planned workshops on climate change in the Laurel Lake Retirement Center community room last Thursday. About 70 people attended the program and the participants visited with city and school officials to hear about various environmental issues.
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Voter Services
Sheila King, 2-24-2020
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League of Women Voters hosting candidate forum

The League of Women Voters of the Akron Area and the League of Women Voters of Hudson are sponsoring a primary election forum from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 26 at the Akron-Summit County Public Library, 60 South St. in Akron. The moderator will be Karen Leith, Ph.D., LWV of Ohio Board Member and Past President, LWV Hudson.
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LWVH Presents
Sheila King, 11-3-2019
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November 7: A Climate Change Investigation (Workshop 2)

The community is invited to joint the League of Women Voters of Hudson for the second workshop of its four-part Climate Change Investigation series.

The workshop is on Thursday, Nov. 7 at 7 p.m. at the Laurel Lake Communit Room.


More than 100 people turned out for the first workshop, on Oct. 10, which featured Gary King, a "Climate Reality Leader,"
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Voter Services
Sheila King, 11-3-2019
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Beacon Journal: Interactive voter guide

Welcome to the Beacon Journal/Ohio.com’s online voter guide for the Nov. 5 general election. See what’s on your ballot with our voter guide presented in partnership with the Akron and Hudson chapters of the League of Women Voters. This voter education effort is sponsored by the Knight Foundation.

This interactive guide covers all races and ballo
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Recommended Article
Sheila King, 11-3-2019
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New York Times: Ohio Was Set to Purge 235,000 Voters. It Was Wrong About 20%.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The clock was ticking for Jen Miller.

The state of Ohio had released names of 235,000 voters it planned to purge from voter rolls in September.


Ms. Miller, director of the League of Women Voters of Ohio, believed thousands of voters were about to be wrongly removed.
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LWVH Presents
Bev Dorson, 10-1-2019
General Election Candidate Information and Issues Available on VOTE411.ORG

Hudson OH - Early voting for the 2019 Ohio General Election begins on October 8 and continues until Election Day, November 5. Information on the candidates and ballot issues is available on an online site, VOTE411.org, sponsored by the non-partisan League of Women Voters U.S. (LWVUS)

The LWV Hudson, Akron and Akron Beacon Journal solicited participation from all of Summit County candidates, from all parties, who have been asked to
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LWVH Presents
Bev Dorson, 10-1-2019
October 22: Hudson League of Women Candidates Forum

Hudson Middle School Auditorium 77 N. Oviatt St. Hudson, OH 44236 7:00 - 9 pm

The Leagues of Women of Voters of Hudson will present a Candidates Forum for Hudson residents that will cover the races for Hudson Mayor, School Board, Council, Wards 1 ,2, 3, 4, Stow Municipal Court Judge and Clerk of Courts on the ballot for the November 5, 2019 General Election.


The event is Tuesday, October 22, 2019, from 7-9 pm. A Moderator from Aurora League in Portage County will moderate the program. Questio
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LWVH Presents
Mimi Becker, 8-19-2019
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October 10: A Climate Change Investigation

The League of Women Voters of Hudson will host a four-part workshop series beginning in October titled ‘A Climate Change Investigation’. The workshop series, which is open to the public, is designed to engage the community in developing informed recommendations for Hudson concerning policies and actions needed for fostering safety and sustaina
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Voter Registration
Karen Leith, 9-18-2018
LWV Hudson hosts young voter registration

First time voters will have a special opportunity Sept. 25 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. to register to vote at Twinsburg High School during all of the lunch periods.

The League of Women Voters of Hudson are providing this service for those turning 18 before the Nov. 6 general election. LWV will also assist those who need to change their address for voter registration purposes.


As part of an ongoing tradition, the LWV Hudson provides voter registration assistance and information at all of the Huds
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Great Decisions
Karen Leith, 1-9-2019
Great Discussions coming up for LWV

LWVHudson invites all interested citizens to discuss important topics of U.S. foreign policy at Laurel Lake on Tuesday mornings starting Jan. 22 and lasting nine weeks. Sessions run from 10 to 11:15 a.m.

The Hudson group has been sponsoring these discussions for more than 35 years. Each session starts with a 25-minute video on the topic followed by active discussion based on the briefing book published by the Foreign Policy Association.


Only cost to participants is $28 for the briefing book which
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Recommended Article
Karen Leith, 8-1-2018
Hudson League of Women Voters well-suited

The League of Women Voters of Hudson was represented by President Maura McCaughey and Pat Simons at the League of Women Voters of the United States 53rd National Convention June 28 through July 1 in Chicago, Ill.

More than 1,000 league leaders from 49 states and the District of Columbia attended leadership workshops and heard from guest speakers about league priorities.


“We all want to see a League of Women Voters that’s suited to meet 21st-century demands, that works hard to court a new gener
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A Recommended Article
Laura Freeman, 3-24-2019
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Elaine Weiss Visits Hudson

Although more women than men vote in modern day elections, women had to wait until 1920 for the right to vote. And the battle was not easy.

To commemorate the centennial of women’s suffrage in Ohio, award-winning journalist Elaine Weiss on March 18 shared the political battle to pass the 19th Amendment that granted women the right to vote. She det
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