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Facts for Citizens 2022

Welcome to the League of Women Voters of Greater Pittsburgh!


For 100 years, the League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, has encouraged informed and active participation in government, worked to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influenced public policy through education and advocacy.  Our hundreds of volunteers and members serve the voters in the Pittsburgh area with candidate forums, voter registration, civic education, and advocacy!

Won't you join us?    Join the League!  


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Are You Registered to Vote...at the LWVPGH Annual Meeting?


Our Annual Meeting will be held online June 29th at 7:00 pm. 

 

At the meeting, members will be electing new officers, and approving a budget and program goals for the coming year.  All members are encouraged to participate.  After all, "Your Vote is Your Voice!"  

Please log in to the website.*  
Once you are logged in, you can "register to vote" at the Annual Meeting and view 
the Annual Meeting Workbook right here on the home page.   The Zoom link will be sent to you by email once you register for the meeting.

 


*Need Help Logging In? 

If you are a member of LWVPGH, you have a username and password, (even if you don't know it!)

The  Member Login Help page has step-by-step directions for recovering your login information.  If you have still have trouble logging in, please contact the webmaster at  webmaster@lwvpgh.org  for help.
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What Happens to your Ballot Before and After You Vote? 
Follow the Journey of an Official PA Ballot in this New Video. 
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"Behind the Scenes" Journey of an Official Election BALLOT  
                           

You go to your polling place, mark your ballot, feed it into the scanner, and then what????

This 15-minute video presentation follows the "Behind the Scenes" journey of an Official Election Ballot in Pennsylvania, and helps to counter the mis- and dis-information that sometimes color our elections.  Learn more about Advanced Preparation, Election Day, Tallying the Vote, and Verifying the Vote.  See the final slides for a list of additional resources.
 
We invite you to share this important information and learn more about the built-in security and safeguards that have developed over time to safeguard election integrity.

 

Learn more on our Elections in PA page.


Read our Member Blogs - Our members are writing about climate news, election views, and book reviews.

(Members -- you may add comments to blog posts if you are logged into the website. )

Recent Blogs
Climate Crisis Report
Recent Blogs
Thinking About Elections
Recent Blogs
The Book Report
The weeks between Juneteenth and Independence day are 

"Civic Season"
June 19 - July 4
A group of over 150 museums and community groups have come together to create Civic Season  -- a collection of events, apps, games, training sessions, and exhibits and more to help Americans learn about our history and civic heritage.   Visit Pittsburgh's Heinz Regional History Museum to see the exhibit, "Freedom is a Constant Struggle:  African Americans at the Ballot Box "  View Event Information  or choose one of many other online or in-person events.
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It's Always Civic Season at LWVPGH
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Raise your Civics IQ by exploring our Pennsylvania Government pages:

So, How Are the PA Legislative Races Shaping Up for November?

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The  PA House/Senate Races page has been updated to show the winners of the Democratic and Republican Primaries. 

(In PA, "third party" candidates do not participate in the primary.  They will be added in the fall after their filing deadline.)

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