Making Democracy Work

Because democracy is not a spectator sport

The League of Women Voters of CT encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
Advocacy Alerts
Constituent Contacts are the Key to Effective Advocacy

Support Early Voting in Connecticut and Extended Hours for Same Day Registration - GAE Hearing on 3/15

LWVCT Continues to Advocate for Common Sense Fire Arms Legislation that ensure the safety of the Residents of Connecticut

LWV Position on Gun Laws and history of LWVCT Advocacy to support gun safety laws

The Battle to Ratify the Equal Rights Amendment is Still in Play

A Guide to the Connecticut General Assembly Website A great resource to support your advocacy work.

January 16, 2018 LWVCT Defends the Citizens' Election program and State Elections Enforcement Commission Hartford Courant Op-ed

11/28 Urgent Call to Action - Defend Net Neutrality

Citizens' Election Program - CEProud is a three year commitment (2016-2019) by LWVCT to raise awareness of the Citizens' Election Program - Connecticut's model program for publicly financed campaigns. Learn More

Everything You Need to Know about Voting in Connecticut