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    Constitution Day 2019

    Check out the YouTube recording of the 2019 proceedings entitled The Constitution and a Changing Climate!  The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law had their Media Services shoot the video of our program in the law school's Ceremonial Court Room.

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  • Upcoming events

    Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 09:30 AM · $25.00 USD

    Winter Workshop 2020


    AGENDA

    9:30 - 10 am - Registration & Welcome

    10 am - 11 am - Dangers of a Constitutional Convention 

    with Jessica Jones-Capparell - LWVUS

    11:15 am - 12:15 pm  - Potential Partnerships for Celebrating our 100th Year

    12:30 pm - 1:45 pm - Lunch and Speaker

    "The 2020 Census" - Robert S. McCord, Maryland Secretary of Planning

    1:45 pm - 2 pm Announcements


    EARLY BIRD PRICING before 1/17 - $25 LWV Members/$30 Non LWV Members

    AFTER 1/17 $30 LWV Members/$35 Non LWV Members

    Register below or Click here for a printable registration form to mail

     

     

    Monday, February 17, 2020 at 05:30 PM

    Fair Maps Lobby Night


    2020 is the year for Fair Maps - but we need you to put the People Power in the movement to get it done!

    Join the Tame the Gerrymander coalition in Annapolis to meet with legislators and tell them how important it is that they pass redistricting reform for fair election maps for the next decade! These maps will be drawn in 2021 - so there is no time to lose.


    Please Click Here to Sign Up at Eventbrite if you plan to attend so we can coordinate appointments the appropriate legislators. Thank you!



    Be sure to get to Annapolis early to find parking - this will be a busy night in Annapolis! Click here to learn more about parking options.

    To Learn More about Redistricting Advocacy and ideas about what you can do NOW visit https://www.lwvmd.org/redistricting_action


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