League of Women Voter’s 2017 Convention to be Held in Louisville, March 31-April 1

March 24, 2017

Media Advisory

Contact: Terry Naydan or Nita Smith, co-presidents

502-875-6481

March 21, 2017

League of Women Voters’ 2017 Convention to be held in Louisville, March 31-April 1

LOUISVILLE, KY-The League of Women Voters of Louisville will host the 2017 state League of Women Voters’ Biennial Convention on March 31-April 1.

Members from across the state will meet Friday evening at Romano’s Macaroni Grill, 401 S. Hurstbourne Pkwy, for dinner with speaker Deborah Yetter, Courier-Journal Investigative Reporter, talking about “Fake News.”  Dinner is at 7:00 p.m.and the program at 7:45 p.m.

The business meeting will open at 9:00 a.m., Saturday, April 1, at Lang House, 115 S. Ewing Avenue. Members will elect officers and adopt budgets and programs for the coming year. Lunch speaker, Jason Bailey, Executive Director, Kentucky Center for Economic Policy, will discuss Tax Reform in Kentucky. Workshops will focus on Money in Politics, Redistricting, Member Recruitment and Preparations for the 100th anniversary of Women’s Suffrage and the League’s founding.

Registration is open to members and guests. For more information call 502-875-6481.

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

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Your Spring 2017 Kentucky Voter and Call to Convention can be found here. New leaders in Frankfort and Washington are filing many bills that are of concern to the League. Review the latest list of bills that we support or oppose, read the Voter for Convention details and view pictures and an overview of League Day in Frankfort.

The KY League’s biennial Convention will be hosted by LWV of Louisville March 31-April 1. Read more about it in the Voter and download the agenda and registration form here. You will want to join us to hear featured speakers, Deborah Yetter, investigative reporter at The Courier Journal, discuss “Fake News” and Jason Bailey, Kentucky Center for Economic Policy, share information about “Tax Reform.”  Register Today!

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