The League of Women Voters
of the Red River Valley
PO Box 295
Fargo, ND 58107

Informing the voters of
West Fargo, Fargo, Moorhead, & Dilworth


 

August 27, 2007:

New "Red River Valley Voter" newsletter posted today.

The newsletter features the "Look Ahead" calendar and:

  • Moorhead City Council Election Candidate Forums
  • President's Letter
  • Immigration Study Brief: Impact on US Economy
  • Meet Some Members of the League Board
  • Board Briefs
  • 2007-2008 LWVRRV Officers
  • Join the League!

The newsletter is in the PDF format for easy printing or viewing with the Adobe Acrobat Reader.


October 30 , 2007:

New "Red River Valley Voter" newsletter posted today.

The newsletter features the "Look Ahead" calendar and:

  • Moorhead City Council Candidate Forums
  • President's Letter
  • Immigration Study
  • Observation Corps: Fargo Planning Commission
  • Join Observation Corps
  • Margaret Blue Says Goodbye
  • Meet Some Members
  • 2007-2008 LWVRRV Officers
  • Join the League!

The newsletter is in the PDF format for easy printing or viewing with the Adobe Acrobat Reader.


December 28, 2007:

New "Red River Valley Voter" newsletter posted today.

The newsletter features the "Look Ahead" calendar and:

  • Moorhead City Council Candidate Forums
  • President's Letter
  • Judicial Selection in Minnesota-LWVMN
  • Consensus Proposal
  • Redistricting and the league in the U.S. and North Dakota
  • Immigration Study
  • League board secretary sought
  • LWVRRV contributes to discussion of changes in polling places
  • 2007-2008 LWVRRV Officers
  • Join the League!

The newsletter is in the PDF format for easy printing or viewing with the Adobe Acrobat Reader.


Voting : A Right and Privilege
for America’s Youth

Instructor Resource Guide: Materials intended for young, first-time voters attending high school and college.
(22 page PDF)

This is a non-partisan project funded with support from the Help America Vote Act program administered by the North Dakota Secretary of State’s Office.

Purpose:
The Voting: A Right and Privilege for America’s Youth project is intended to support the objectives of the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) Plan in North Dakota. It focuses on young voters and is intended to equip them with the information they need to effectively participate in our democratic form of government.

Contents:

  1. Introduction
  2. Voting Matters Handout: History Of Voting Rights In The U.S.
  3. Voting Process: Registration Early/Absentee Voting, Residency Issues, Information For College Students, Voter Identification Requirements
  4. Voting Equipment: HAVA, Casting A Ballot, Student Poll Worker Information
  5. Voter Bill Of Rights & How To Report Complaints
  6. Learn About The Candidates & Issues: Things To Think About When Watching Debates, Seeking Information About Candidates And Issues, Evaluating Ads, Distortion Tactics, Other Things To Evaluate, About Telephone Polls
  7. Handout: Electoral College
  8. Resources and End Notes

Youth Voting Videos:

The Secretary of State has released of a series of voter education videos for the 2006 election cycle. They are intended to educate voters on the new
statewide voting system, voter rights and responsibilities, absentee and election day voting, and about the state’s election procedures and laws

voting instructional videos


The League of Women Voters
of Bismarck - Mandan
508 4th Street North,
Fargo, ND 58102

(701) 232-6696


Tuesday, January 9th
LWV Meeting

6:00 p.m. At the Bismarck Country Club
Speaker: Amy Nelson, concerning discrimination issues


Tuesday, FebRuary 13th
LWV Meeting

6:00 p.m. at the Bismarck Country Club


meeting March 10, 2007

 

LWV Joint State and
Bismarck-Mandan Meeting

Date:

Saturday, March 10th, 2007
(following the Women's Network
ERA event on Friday, March 9th)

 

Topic:
"How has the ratification of the ERA affected legislation and discriminatory laws in ND"
RSVP:

Please RSVP to

Time:
Noon to 2:30 pm
Place:

More Info:

ND Heritage Center (across from the State Capitol)

Lunch $10

meeting September 25, 2007

 

LWV Bismarck-Mandan Meeting

Date:

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007

Topic:
"How the LWV can assist voters with the new voting laws" - LeeAnn Oliver, Secretary of State's Office
RSVP:

Please RSVP to

Time:
6:00 pm

Place:


More Info:

Kathleen's Restaurant
307 3rd Street
Bismarck (between Rosser and Thayer)

Cost $10

 

meeting November 13, 2007

 

LWV Bismarck-Mandan Meeting

Date:

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Topic:
TBA
RSVP:

Please RSVP to

Time:
6:00 pm

Place:


More Info:

Woodhouse Restaurant

 



 

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