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Local League activities and issues in the media.

Local League Activities

Media reports on League activities and events

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
05/15/16 Journal and Courier Letter - Better way to redistrict legislative boundaries needed
05/03/16 Journal and Courier Online Jeff High School students flood polls at fairgrounds - First-time voters cast ballots to make their voices heard
04/16/16 Journal and Courier Forum set on district revisions
04/05/16 Journal and Courier Letter: Early voting has started; now up to you to cast a ballot
03/09/16 Journal and Courier Online Gerrymandering? Nothing to see here
03/08/16 Purdue Exponent City Council supports resolution to change redistricting
03/04/16 Purdue Exponent League looks to stop gerrymandering
03/01/16 Journal and Courier Super Tuesday Political - Policy junkies gather to watch election results at Purdue

Local League Issues

Media reports of issues related to League positions

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?
01/30/17 USA Today I am an American-We are One Nation - Seeking Equality Using Dialogue
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
12/21/16 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
05/23/16 Tribune Star Editorial: Say yes to voting center
05/20/16 USAToday Okla. lawmakers pass bill to make abortion a felony
05/15/16 Journal and Courier Letter - Setting the record straight on child nutrition legislation
05/12/16 Journal and Courier Guest column: What goes into conducting an election
05/10/16 Herald Bulletin Editorial: Ballots should promote voting
05/06/16 Journal and Courier Voters cry foul over treatment: Some in line before 6 p.m. cut-off turned away
05/06/16 Goshen News Editorial: OUR VIEW: 34.5 percent voter turnout is not nearly good enough
05/05/16 Porter County Times Editorial: Region voter turnout looking up, still much room for improvement 05/05/16 electionlineWeekly Indiana Primary Roundup
05/04/16 NWI Times 38% voted in Indiana primary election
05/03/16 PennLive Op-Ed: Restoring voting rights to felons is the right thing to do
05/03/16 Brennan Center for Justice Voting Law Challenges Head to Court
05/03/16 Journal and Courier Online Letter - Those voter fraud claims they make are fraudulent
05/02/16 Albert Lea League of Women Voters Minnesota launches Your Vote Your Voice website
04/23/16 Journal and Courier Interest continues in early voting in Tippecanoe Co.

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