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Democratic experience and education in the National League of Women Voters.

Sara Barbara Brumbaugh

Democratic experience and education in the National League of Women Voters.

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Published by AMS Press in [New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • League of Women Voters (U.S.),
    • Women -- Suffrage -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNew York, Bureau of Publications, Teachers College, Columbia University, 1946.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK1881 .B7 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 115 p.
      Number of Pages115
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5760878M
      ISBN 100404559166
      LC Control Number71176603

      Rooted in the movement that secured the right to vote for women, the League of Women Voters is a non-partisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in government by working to educate voters and to increase understanding of major public policy issues, including protecting and engaging voters, reforming money in politics, and defending . The League of Women Voters was founded as an advocacy organization arising out of the 19th century suffragette movement who advocated the then . position. The League may act by providing information to the public, obtaining public support for the position, lobbying, initiating legislation, or participating in court action. This League of Women Voters of Amherst Program Book summarizes the League's current national, state, and local (Amherst) positions.


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