The story of tonight’s Republican CD-11 debate was about who wasn’t there. Summing up the GOP debate for the nomination to the House in NJ CD11, co-sponsored by LWV and Morris County Chamber of Commerce.
13 trailblazing Morris County women shared stories of pivots, pantsuits, and perseverance Sunday at New Jersey Women First!, an event celebrating Women’s History Month in Morristown NJ. Co-sponsored by LWV Morristown Area.
Summing up a message heard often today, [a candlelight vigil in Morristown on the anniversary of the Capitol insurrection] the mayor [of Morristown] added, “We can’t let anyone at any time take our freedom away.”
Lifting candles on a cold winter night, hundreds gathered in Morristown in somber remembrance of the Capitol insurrection one year ago. Democratic officials, activists and clergy recounted the shock of watching America’s democracy under siege–from its own citizens.
State Sen. Anthony Bucco, Rupande Mehta, and Assembly candidates Aura Dunn and Darcy Draeger discuss issues in a mostly courteous virtual debate hosted by the Morris County LWVs and the Morristown NAACP.
Bucco and Mehta debate for LD25 State Senate
MorristownGreen.com - Oct 25, 2020
State Sen. Anthony M. Bucco and Democratic challenger Rupande Mehta differ over women’s healthcare and the handling of COVID-19 in a virtual debate co-hosted by League of Women Voters branches in LD25.
Pandemic, future costs topics of Morris freeholder candidates forum
Daily Record - Oct 20, 2020
Tayfun Selen and Cary Amaro discuss the issues during an online candidates forum co-hosted by LWV branches in Morrris County.
Advocacy Groups Speak at LWV "RBG’s Legacy Rally"
TAPinto - Oct 17, 2020
LWVNJ and local branches in NJ held "RBG's Legacy Rally" as part of the national Women's March 2020. Voices were heard defending gender, racial and economic justice, with quotes from Justice Ginsburg in line with their advocacy platforms.
Democrats were notified by the League of Women Voters of Morristown Area that the candidates’ night for two seats up for election on the Borough Council had to be cancelled because the Republican candidates had declined to attend.
The League of Women Voters Morristown Area proudly unveiled “Our First 100 Years” at the Library of the Chathams, an exhibit regarding the centennial anniversary of the 19th Amendment and the women’s right to vote, created by three Chatham High School senior interns for the League, Adelaide Barkhorn, Lauren Cifelli, and Liliana Eisenhardt.
The League of Women Voters Morristown Area reminds voters they should feel confident their vote will count when casting their ballot this November. False claims questioning the integrity of our elections is a direct threat to America’s cherished democratic process and belittles the real challenges too many American voters have faced in recent years.
Chatham Township residents attending the League of Women Voters of the Morristown Area Candidate's Forum learned a couple things about two of the candidates, Mayor Curt Ritter, a Republican, and Democrat Stacey Ewald on Monday night at the Library of the Chathams.
The League of Women Voters of the Morristown Area and the League’s Young People’s Network are co-hosting a panel discussion in Morristown to try to bring some clarity as to what feminism means in the 21st Century.
The LWV Morristown Area has joined the Census Bureau to Get Out the Count for the 2020 Census, a week long push through Aug. 2, 2020 with activities across the State, particularly in hard-to-count areas, to provide opportunities for residents to understand why the Census matters and how to fill it out.
Mendham student is organizing the local version of The March for Our Lives, a student-driven series of gun reform marches across the nation in March 2018. Students and teachers from across the nation will speak out.
LWV Morristown Area hosts candidates' forum with Democratic Council members Toshiba Foster and Michael Elms seeking second terms, Democratic candidate Pastor David Silva and GOP council challengers William Needham III, James Sullivan and Celeste Kaitsa.
At a forum in Morristown, sponsored by LWV morristown Area, political experts, Dr. Kelly Dittmar, Dr. Dan Cassino and Dr. Ashley Koning discuss gender voting patterns, behaviors, trends and future expectations.
At a forum hosted by LWV Morristown Area, speakers from the Prosector's Office, Rutgers, Drew, Fairleigh Dickinson and Morristown High School address sexual assaults on college campuses. "Be a part of the solution, not the problem."
The NJ League is 95 years old this year. To celebrate, the NJ League’s Young People’s Network and the League of Women Voters, Morristown Area throw a birthday party/happy hour at Tashmoo Restaurant and Bar in Morristown.