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Primary Candidate Forum
If you missed the Saline County Primary Candidate Forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters it is still available for viewing at: Smoky Hills PBS – it is scheduled to re-air on July 20 @ 8pm . Viewers can also watch on Salina Media Connection (see complete schedule on https://www.salinatv.org/ Channel 20 and 21) or the SMC YouTube and Facebook pages. YouTube- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=STAKud3_G8Y and Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/salinamedia/videos/2376542782639284/ For more information on the contested races and candidates see our Candidate Profiles page.
Crusing for Voters Fall 2020 Each week beginning in September 19th we’ll meet at a location in Salina to cruise the neighborhoods encouraging voters to register for the 2020 elections November 3rd. We have lots of signs for your car or you can make your own. Watch our calendar for details.
Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment: Women Vote Learning from the Past, Imagining the Future
More than 50 people came out on August 22, 2020 to Salina’s kickoff event celebrating the 100th anniversary of the founding of the League and the signing into law the 19th Amendment. Some walked the length of the town, 10 miles from Schilling Elementary school to Thomas Park, some rode bicycles handing out voter information, some cruised the neighborhoods in cars decorated to encourage voting, and all met at Thomas Park for a talk by “Alice Paul, Suffragette”, actually actress Irene Nielsen.
League Member, Ann Zimmerman, Presents Information Regarding Voter Registration Of Ex-Felons
During a day long Sheriff’s department training on Thursday, November 2, parole and re-entry officers from Saline, Reno, Sedgwick, Wyandotte, Douglas and Shawnee Counties discussed evidence that voter registration, like work and family re-entry support, leads to lower recidivism. To hear about some of the myths and facts surrounding this important topic see the video here.
Women Power the Vote Day of Action in Topeka
4 members of the Salina League joined state and national League members at the State Capitol in Topeka February 13th to hear speakers, meet with legislators, and kick off a special year of celebrating the 100th anniversary of the LWV and the passing of the 19th amendment. Watch as the League is honored in a special ceremony in both the House and Senate chambers.