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

COVID-19 Update

In light of the Pandemic that we are all experiencing we have cancelled the Tuesday, April 7th Civic Buzz gathering, which would have focused on the ACA and the healthcare in our city. We had scheduled Gretchen Musicant, the Commissioner of Health for the City of Minneapolis, Dr. Lynn Blewett, PhD, Professor of Health Policy…
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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 – Spring 2020

In this issue: The Presidential primary, words of wisdom from our co-President,  searching for new policies to bolster neighborhoods, CMAL recap of What Does the Future Hold for the Metropolitan Area? program planning priorities, keeping an eye on the Park Board, the census and more… The Voter, Spring 2020  
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The Voter Newsletter – January/February 2020

Please Note: The Voter will be issued four times a year instead of eight as in the past. In this month’s issue: Celebrating the 100th Anniversary From the Co-President Anita Newhouse Member Spotlight New Office Coordinator Neighborhood Elections We the People The January/February 2020 Voter. 
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LWVMpls Wants You!

We are a volunteer-driven organization and we only thrive when our members engage in activities and take on the responsibilities of leadership. The Nominations Committee is starting to fill positions for 2020-21 and your skills are needed. This is your chance to play a role in making democracy work, meet new friends and maybe even…
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Show Democracy Some Love – Day of Action! 

  This Valentine’s Day February 14, we welcome LWVMN members and any guests interested in empowering voters and defending democracy! SCHEDULE OF THE DAY: 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM – Arrival, networking, meeting League members! Scheduled from 10:30 to 1:00 Learn about LWV’s “People Powered Fair Maps campaign. Celebrate LWV’s 100 years in a unique way.…
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LWVMpls on Twitter

How will the MPS CDD affect Northside schools? Many questions remain unaddressed. This video is a powerful discussion regarding equity in the CDD. @brightbeamntwk https://t.co/Lcabm60On3

If you have any friends in #Wisconsin, we urge you to reach out and make sure they know the deadline to request an absentee ballot has been extended until 5PM TONIGHT!!! #WisconsinPrimary https://t.co/tgBUD6UYqo

We support our Wisconsin neighbors in calling on the Election Commission for clear guidance on this order. @LWV_WI #voterrights #Election2020 https://t.co/Y2hRqI3wcY