League of Women Voters
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High school students learn how state laws are made by attending LWVNY's Students Inside Albany conference in Spring 2018. Learn more.
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Sept/Oct 2017 Newsletter
New York Con Con
On November 7 voters across New York will be faced with the constitution-ally-mandated ballot question, ”Shall there be a convention to revise the constitution and amend the same?” How will you vote?
LWVNY Supports 2017 Con Con Ballot Proposal
Learn more about "Con Con," the Constitutional Convention
Elections
Primaries: September 12
General: November 7
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Welcome to LWV Steuben County!

Vote yes or vote no for a constitutional convention on November 7? Find out how the convention plays a vital democratic role at our program in Corning on October 2. Check out the USA Today op-ed on NY's Constitutional Convention by member Karen Biesanz.

Upcoming LWV Steuben Events

Voter Registration Tabling, Tuesday, September 26, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Commons, Corning Community College, 1 Academic Drive, Corning. Learn more.

Finding Voice: Understanding the NYS Constitutional Convention and Referendum, Monday, October 2, 2017, 6:30-8:30 PM Southeast Steuben County Library, 300 Nasser Civic Center Plaza, Corning. Facebook event page. Learn more.

Candidate Forum for Mayoral Candidates in the City of Corning, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m, Tuesday, October 17, 2017, Southeast Steuben County Library, 300 Nasser Civic Center Plaza, Corning. Facebook event page. Learn more.

Women’s Suffrage Centennial in New York

November 6, 1917 - November 6, 2017

Four important 100 year anniversaries for women's suffrage coming up:

  • New York women secured the right to vote on November 6, 1917
  • LWVNY founded on November 19, 1919
  • LWVUS founded on February 14, 1920
  • American women secured the right to vote with the certification of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution on August 26, 1920

Votes for Women: Celebrating New York’s Suffrage Centennial, November 4, 2017, Opening Reception, 5:00-8:00 PM, NYS Museum, Cultural Education Center, 222 Madison Avenue, Albany, NY. Buy tickets here.

Votes for Women: Celebrating New York’s Suffrage Centennial Special Exhibit, Nov. 4, 2017 – May 2018, Cultural Education Center, 222 Madison Avenue, Albany, NY.


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