LWV members Sherry Hood, Judy Stuthman and Martha O'Toole were presenters to Roseville Area High School's American Studies classes on the history of Voting Rights and New Citizenship process in the U.S. All RAHS seniors take this eleven-week American Studies class.
“A three-year, 54,000-mile journey reveals surprising sources of strength.” By James Fallows
Save the date…..and join in some thought provoking conversation!
- Wednesday, November 16 @ 1:00 – 2:30
- Home of Carolyn Cushing
- Magazine title: Can America Put Itself Back Together” by James Fallows, Atlantic Monthly, March 2016
- link http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/03/how-america-is-putting-itself-back-together/426882/
- pdf version will be sent out via email to League members
Ramsey County elections manager Joe Mansky spoke at the September 6 meeting of the League of Women Voters Roseville Area. The meeting was co-sponsored by the Ramsey County Library. Mansky's talk was titled "All You Ever Wanted to Know About Ramsey County Elections."
To see a vimeo of the presentation created by CTV North Suburbs, click here.
LWV Roseville Area is conducting candidate forums in local races.
To view the CTV video of the Little Canada Candidate forum, click here
To view the CTV video of the Lauderdale Candidate forum, click here
To view the CTV video of the Roseville Candidate forum, click here.
To view the GTN16 video of the ISD 622 Candidate forum, click here
To view the CTV video of the District 66 Candidate forum, click here
State Senator John Marty will speak at the Oct. 18 meeting of the League of Women Voter of Roseville Area. His talk is titled “It's called an Election, not an Auction... yet it feels like we are selling our democracy to the high bidders.” Sen. Marty is the chair of the Senate Environment and Energy Committee and the co-chair of the Legislative Energy Commission. He has been a leading advocate for clean elections and fair campaign funding throughout his career.
The meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. at the Autumn Grove Roseville Park building, 1365 Lydia Ave. W. The event is free and open to the public. There will also be a recorded viewing of the program the next day at Resurrection Lutheran, 910 County Road D, Roseville
Are you interested in registering voters but are unsure of the rules? Judy Stuthman will run a short "How to Register Voters" session after the September 6, 2016 meeting at the Roseville library. Gather at a table in the back of the room at 8:30 and listen to her wisdom.
“Two hundred years of slavery. Ninety years of Jim Crow. Sixty years of separate but equal. Thirty-five years of racist housing policy. Until we reckon with our compounding moral debts, America will never be whole.”
Save the date…..and join in for lots of thought provoking conversation!
Wednesday, September 21 @ 10:00 – 11:30
- Book discussion of What's The Matter with Kansas? by Thomas Frank
- Wednesday, August 17, 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
- At the home of Carolyn Cushing
The Primary Election will take place on August 9, 2016.
- Minnesota Associate Justice Supreme Court 6 position
- Partisan run off for U.S. Representative District 4
To see information about your polling place and examine a sample ballot, click here.
To see information on absentee voting before August 9, click here.
Ramsey County has implemented a new voting system effective for the primary election on August 8. Click here to view a short video demonstrating the new system.