A non-partisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in all levels of government, especially at the local Minneapolis level.

Immigration

Discussion and current status of immigrants in Minnesota and Minneapolis.
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The Civic Buzz meets the first Tuesday of each month, with new topics and speaker, followed by discussion. 5:30-7:30pm. at the Black Forest Inn, Minneapolis. Click here for previous Civic Buzz programs including video for many of many of our past programs, courtesy of The Uptake.

The Voter Newsletter – September 2019

In this month’s issue: New co-president Alice Moormann Steps Up, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: What Keeps Us Stuck? Membership Crunch Time! Don’t Let this Moment Pass – stirring words from Annual Meeting Speaker Josie Johnson, Bess Mlnarik Award goes to Dot Lilja, Meet the new Board. The September Voter.
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TheVoter Newsletter – May 2019

In this month’s issue: Urban/rural struggle for a sustainable future, Annual meeting speaker Josie Johnson, President’s letter and reading recommendations on suffrage, Civic Buzz recap, Water Day a success, New Voter assignment editor needed New LWVMpls office and more… The May 2019 Voter
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Mark Your Calendars for 19th Amendment Centennial

Let’s celebrate! Many events are coming up to honor the 100 year anniversary of the 19th Amendment giving most women the right to vote. The City of Minneapolis Elections Department is getting into the spirit with an Open House on October 4th featuring LWVMN’s traveling exhibit. LWVMpls is planning a big fundraiser in November to…
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New Hosts for We the People

As of September 2019, We the People has new hosts, Catherine Shreves and Doris Baylor, and we will continue the tradition of coordinating the show with the LWVMpls monthly topic. In September, the LWVMpls topic is “Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.” “We the People” will host James C. Burroughs II, who is Chief Equity & Inclusion…
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