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Local League activities and issues in the media.

Local League Activities

Media reports on League activities and events

02/19/17 Journal and Courier Letter: Lawmakers rely on anecdotal evidence on abortion bill
02/19/17 Journal and Courier Letter: Statehouse ignoring calls for better redistricting plan
02/17/17 Journal and Courier League of Women Voters will host state lawmakers
02/10/17 Common Cause Chairman Smith Refuses to Budge, Kills HB1014
02/08/17 Journal and Courier Hoosier Environmental Council talks policy
01/28/17 Journal and Courier Letter to the Editor: Why we stand against these Indiana bills aimed at women
01/25/17 Journal and Courier Online Letter: These bills threaten women's health
01/23/17 Indianapolis Record Letter: HAPA on bills against women's health
01/01/17 Journal and Courier Firefly proposal finds southern support
10/16/16 Journal and Courier Letter to the Editor - A chance to meet candidates in Greater Lafayette races
10/16/16 Journal and Courier Letter to the Editor - Why won't Rokita accept League's forum invitation?
10/13/16 Journal and Courier Letters to the Editor - Explain what's happening in voter registration

10/04/16 Journal and Courier Letter to the Editor - A good forum for Indiana House District 26 candidates
09/25/16 Journal and Courier New redistricting system taking shape
09/25/16 Journal and Courier Free film showing of `Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic'
09/20/16 Journal and Courier-Guest column District 26 candidates invite public to forum
08/22/16 Journal and Courier Cities call for change in Indiana Redistricting
08/21/16 Daily Progress Cities call for change in Indiana Redistricting

Local League Issues

Media reports of issues related to League positions

03/20/17 USA Today I am an American We are One Nation - Ad Exec Giving Back to Community
03/16/17 New York Times Canadians Fear Trump's Budget Will Devastate Great Lakes
03/13/17 USA Today I am an American We are One Nation - Using Art To Foster Social Change
03/12/17 The Vermillion (LA) Future voter ID laws show no clear danger to accessibility
03/09/17 Journal and Courier Striking For Women's Rights
03/06/17 Journal and Courier Online West Lafayette just shy of a sanctuary city
03/06/17 USA Today I am an American We are One Nation- Launching a Push for Acceptance
03/01/17 Journal and Courier WL mulls becoming a refuge for immigrants
03/01/17 USA Today Plight of Women in 2017
02/27/17 Journal and Courier I am an American - We are One Nation - Heart-Shaped Glasses Show Love
02/24/17 Journal and Courier Tippecanoe County faces critical shortages in mental health care
2/24/17 Journal and Courier Planned Parenthood's allies fight back - Reproductive rights advocates urge continued federal funding
02/20/17 Journal and Courier I am an American - We are One Nation - Coroner Battles Heroin Epidemic
02/20/17 Journal and Courier Redistricting changes unlikely
02/19/17 Journal and Courier Lawmakers rely on anecdotal evidence on abortion bill
02/17/17 Journal and Courier A Day Without Immigrants - Businesses close in show of solidarity
02/17/17 Journal and Courier Student conference topic: Empowerment
02/13/17 Journal and Courier I am an American - We are One Nation - Boxing Club Can spread The 'Love'
02/06/17 USA Today-I am an American-We are One Nation - Building Bridges With Networking
02/05/17 Journal and Courier Are Indiana kids ready for kindergarten?
02/03/17 Brennan Center for Justice Voting Laws Roundup 2017
02/02/17 Journal and Courier MDwise to pull out of Medicaid program in Ind.
02/02/17 Journal and Courier State Republicans warn of health repeal fallout
02/02/17 Journal and Courier Supreme Court blocks districts based on race
01/30/17 USA Today I am an American-We are One Nation - Seeking Equality Using Dialogue
01/20/17 NWI News Why do so many babies die in Indiana?
01/16/17 USA Today I am an American-We are One Nation - Building Communities Through Art
01/01/17 Economic Policy Inst How would repealing the Affordable Care Act affect health care and jobs in your state?
01/01/17 Inst for Women's Policy Research Number of College Students with Children Increased by 30% Since 2004
01/30/17 Free Inquiry magazine The Pearl-Harboring of American Public Education
01/13/17 The Week magazine The battle over voter ID
01/09/17 USA Today Lighting a Candle in the Darkness
01/01/17 USA Today Teaching Our Kids Civil Discourse
12/22/16 4 ways you as a white person can reduce your complicity in white supremacy
12/21/16 IN Institute for Working Families Did You Know that Head Start Programs in Indiana.?
12/19/16 New York Times All This Talk of Voter Fraud? Across U.S., Officials Found Next to None
12/07/16 The Atlantic How to Kill the Middle Class
12/07/16 New York Times Editorial: Protecting Reproductive Rights Under Donald Trump
12/03/16 New York Times Editorial: Where Unfair Voting Practices Begin
12/01/16 Brennan Center When Redistricting Goes Unchecked
11/19/16 The Republic-Columbus, IN The silent minority needs to be heard in Indiana
11/13/16 Tribune Star-Terre Haute, IN Editorial: Civic engagement suffered during ugly election season
11/11/16 The Republic-Ensuring fairness, right to vote important
11/01/16 IN Inst for Working Families Five Reasons Why Head Start Should be Front and Center in Indiana's Conversations about Pre-K Expansion
10/20/16 CBS TV Ch 13 Indianapolis Indiana anti-abortion counseling program stalled after inappropriate billing discovered
10/07/16 Washington Post Group accuses Mike Pence of voter suppression after state police raid registration program in Indiana
10/07/16 Associated Press Some Answers About Indiana's Voter Registration Probe
10/03/16 VOX States are using welfare money to fund anti-abortion propaganda
10/01/16 Journal and Courier Students put a bug in lawmakers' ears - Cumberland kids petition to make firefly the state insect
09/29/16 Evansville Courier and Press Editorial: Integrity at the ballot box
09/27/16 Metro Weekly Voter ID laws could prevent 34,000 trans people from voting
09/20/16 Journal and Courier Tippecanoe County OKs gender ID protections
09/20/16 Tribune Start-Terre Haute Hoosiers to vote on hunting rights this fall - Right to Hunt and Fish amendment on ballot
09/21/16 Journal and Courier-Guest column Fellow citizens, welcome to this journey for the American dream
09/19/16 Time Magazine-editorial White House Wants K-12 Schools to Address Sexual Assault
09/17/16 Journal and Courier ISP Investigate Voter Registration Fraud
09/17/16 Journal and Courier Local immigrant volunteer becomes citizen herself
08/24/16 Journal and Courier 3 debates set for governor hopefuls
08/23/16 Journal and Courier Privatizing education is an injustice that needs to stop
08/23/16 Salon - Republicans Voter Fraud false flag
07/23/16 Journal and Courier Indiana court overturns woman's feticide conviction
07/21/16 Journal and Courier Clinic is not among closures - Local Planned Parenthood untouched by changes
07/19/16 Journal and Courier Putting a price on state's private school vouchers
7/13/16 Brennan Center for Justice Major Voting Litigation That Could Impact Voting Access
07/07/16 LA Times Op-Ed - Abortion isn't an outlier medical procedure, it's a constitutional right
06/30/16 ACLU News release - VICTORY! Federal Judge Blocks State's Anti-Abortion Measure

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