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Boot Camp Training for Potential Political Candidates

Sedona AZ (April 4, 2017) – The current political climate has resulted in a growing interest in the number of people willing to get involved and thinking about running for elected office. The League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley is teaming up with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute to offer, at no cost, “Candidate Boot Camp” for individuals thinking about running for office or wanting... 

Election Central 2016: City of Sedona City Council

City of Sedona Council Chamber Sedona AZ (July 19, 2016) – This evening the League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley, co-sponsored by the Sedona Chamber of Commerce, will be sponsoring a nonpartisan primary Election Forum with the 2016 Sedona City Council candidates at the Sedona Public Library, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., 3250 White Bear Road, Sedona, Arizona. Five of the seven seats on the Sedona... 

19th Amendment Anniversary Celebration

Sedona AZ (August 9, 2015) – The League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley invites members of the community, especially women, to celebrate our democracy, our citizenship and our right to vote on August 18, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., at Vino di Sedona, 2575 Ste Hwy 89A in west Sedona. The occasion for the celebration is the 95th anniversary of the 19th amendment granting women the right to vote. The... 

League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley Annual Meeting

Andrea Houchard Sedona AZ (May 19, 2015) – Andrea Houchard, Director of Philosophy in the Public Interest at Northern Arizona University, will be the featured speaker at the annual meeting of League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley (LWVGVV) Saturday, May 30, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. until noon at the Olde Sedona Bar and Grille, 1405 State Rte 89A, west Sedona. Houchard is passionate about engaging... 

League of Women Voters Host County Supervisors

Sedona AZ (January 17, 2015) – On February 7, 2015, the League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley is celebrating the idea of a nonpartisan civic organization to provide the education and the experience the public needs to assure the success of democracy, the League of Women Voters. With passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution in 1920 that gave women the right to vote, the League... 

What Does the 2014 Election Mean For Us

Sedona AZ (November 11, 2014) – Our recent elections were hotly contested, and millions of dollars were spent during the campaign. Should we be delighted to have seen democracy in action, or should we be dismayed at what’s happening to our voting process? Robyn Prud’homme-Bauer, President of the League of Women Voters for the state of Arizona, will reflect on the current state of... 

Yavapai College Master Plan Second Forum

Sedona AZ (March 15, 2014) – The conversation continues with the League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley’s second forum on Yavapai College’s Master Plan and Capital Improvements. The forum will be held from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 20, 2014, at the Sedona Public Library, 3250 White Bear Road, Sedona. The speakers will be Clint Ewell, Vice President, Finance and Administrative... 

League of Women Voters Celebrates 94 Years

Sedona AZ (February 11, 2014) – The League of Women Voters -Greater Verde Valley is celebrating the 94th Birthday of the League with a brunch on February 21, 2014, celebrating Women in Government. Guest presenters will be the Honorable Diane Joens, Mayor, Cottonwood, the Honorable Nicole (Nikki) Check, Mayor, Jerome, the Honorable Barbara Litrell, Councilor, Sedona, and the Honorable Jessie... 

Democrats Take Aim at Republican Opponents

Sedona AZ (October 25, 2012) – In a letter to the SedonaEye.com editor, Greg Ruland, Media Response Manager Angela LeFevre Campaign writes the following: Ruland writes:  At a forum in Cottonwood sponsored by the League of Women Voters on Thursday, Oct. 18, Republican candidates for Arizona House and Senate said the current level of funding for Arizona schools is sufficient despite $3 billion... 

Eye on Sedona Voter Apathy

Sedona AZ (July 24, 2012) – The 26th Amendment of the Constitution states “The rights of citizens of the United States, who are eighteen years or older, to vote shall not be denied or abridged…” but yet we continue to see dismal actual voter turnouts. Since the mid 1960’s, voter turnout across all ages, with a few exceptions, has been declining. The United States has on average... 
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