May League Activities – Get Involved!

Shailaja Marion Announcement

The LWVMT still has a several activities for the month of May and will continue to meet remotely.  Monday, May 4, 20205:30pm – Program Committee Meeting* (RSVP) Saturday, May 11, 20209:00am – Voter Services Committee Meeting* (RSVP) Tuesday, May 14, 20205:30pm – Membership Committee Meeting* (RSVP) Monday, May 18, 20205:30pm – Board of Trustees Meeting* * If you would like …

An Update from the LWVMT

Lynn Staggs Blog Post, News and Updates

I’m not saying anything new when I say we don’t know how things will continue to evolve with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic. But one thing is for sure – we will have an election in November. Even during the Civil War and the 1918 flu epidemic, general elections were never cancelled. We don’t know what the 2020 election will …

Madam President Event Rescheduled

Shailaja Marion Announcement, Blog Post

Mar. 20, 2020FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                    Media Contacts:Wayne Greene(918) 804-3025Wayne.greene@tulsaworld.com League of Women Voters Metropolitan Tulsa postpones Madam President event Due to the spread of coronavirus, the League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa has postponed its annual Madam President event. The event, originally planned for May 5 has been rescheduled for 5:30 p.m. Aug. 27 at the Agora Event Center, …

Office Closed

Shailaja Marion News

The League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa office will be closed for the foreseeable future. You can still reach out to us at (918) 747-7933 or via email at info@lwvtulsa.org.

Volunteer Opportunities

Shailaja Marion Announcement

The League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa has several events coming up and is looking for volunteers! Voter Registration Naturalization Ceremony (OKND) – TENTATIVE When: Wednesday, May 13 @ 11:00am Where: George F. Boevers Elementary School Volunteers: 3 Interested volunteers can sign up HERE. Naturalization Ceremony (recurring) When: 2nd Wednesday of each month @ 11am Where: Varies Volunteers: 3 …

Join or Renew Your Membership!

Shailaja Marion News

New or renewal memberships are good through June 30, 2020. Our members make a visible difference by serving as community leaders using their experience to create positive, lasting change in our communities. Become a member. Serve as a leader in your community. Work to shape the important issues that keep our communities strong. Membership is open to men and women …

2020 Census

Shailaja Marion News

Why Is Completing The Census Important? Funding The distribution of billions in federal funds, grants, and support for states, counties, and communities are based on census data. This money is spent on schools, hospitals, roads, public works, and other vital programs. Redistricting & Representation Every 10 years, the results of the census are used to reapportion the House of Representatives, …

Call to Action: Decreasing Barriers to Voting

Shailaja Marion Announcement

EDIT: The Senate is currently discussing SB 210 (formerly SB 1779). Please contact your Senators ASAP. Action needed today! Moving swiftly to negate Monday’s Oklahoma Supreme Court ruling, Oklahoma lawmakers expect to push legislation through the House of Representatives that would reinstate the notarization requirement. SB 1779 bill would largely overturn the Supreme Court’s decision on absentee ballot notarization. SB 1779 …