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The League of Women Voters is celebrating its 95th anniversary this year. Join us in making a $95 birthday gift to continue our work. That's a dollar for each year we've been in existence!
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Mar 12: Intl Relations / Great Decisions Discussion: Privacy in the Digital Age
Mar 21: General Meeting: Judicial Referendum
Apr 7: ELECTION DAY: Polls Open 7 a.m. - 8 p.m. VOTE!
Apr 18: General Meeting: Stormwater Runoff
Watch Video Recording of Past Events
TV Schedule for LWV - People are Not for Sale: Human Trafficking in Milwaukee
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Mar 21 - General Meeting: Judicial Referendum
Download Event Flyer and article Constitutional Amendment Referendum on the Spring 2015 Ballot: Changing the Selection of Wisconsin's Chief Justice
Saturday March 21, 2015
9:00 am Gathering
9:30 - 11:00 a.m. Program
Location: Wauwatosa Library, 7635 W. North Ave., Wauwatosa, WI 53213
Contact: League Office at (414) 273-8683
Why Should I Vote? Learn More
- Many people today are disenchanted with the democratic process and stay home on Election Day. They believe that their vote makes no difference and they can't possibly have an impact on the electoral process. But, one vote makes a difference...
Those potholes you hit as you travel are the "Tip of the Infrastructure Iceberg." For a glimpse at the whole "iceberg" a civil engineer and economist present on the overall D grade of US infrastructure and what is needed to address its poor condition.
To view a recording of our October General Meeting, click here
Tip of the Infrastructure Iceberg
American Society of Civil Engineers infrastructure report card and jobs impact of increased investments
Carl C. Sutter, P.E., C.C.S., Vice President, McMahon
Architects/Engineers and ASCE Region 3 Governor
What are ASCEs 16 categories of infrastructure? What grade did ASCE give each? What are estimated needs in each category? How might the construction industry be impacted by increased infrastructure expenditures?
Repair our infrastructure and jolt the economy
Dr. William L. Holahan, Emeritus Professor, Economics,
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
What is the cause of our weak economic recovery? What are arguments that might persuade Congress to increase spending for infrastructure improvement projects?
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