Shailaja Marion Blog Post

As a community, we are grieving. The deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and so many unnamed black men and women are heartbreaking and unacceptable. We believe black lives matter. At the League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa, we work to defend democracy and empower voters, but that cannot happen if members of our community live in …

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 …

Notary Seal Requirement

Lynn Staggs Announcement, Blog Post

The League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa commends the Tulsa World for its editorial on April 10 encouraging the Oklahoma Legislature to reconsider state absentee laws requiring notary seals for the 2020 election cycle. Oklahoma is one of only two states that require absentee ballots be notarized in order to be counted on Election Day. In light of the …

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, …

Vote411.org Voters’ Guide for Board of Education Primary Election on Feb. 11

Shailaja Marion Announcement, Blog Post

February 4, 2020FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                    Contact:Shai Marion(918) 747-7933info@lwvtulsa.org Vote411.org Voters’ Guide for Board of Education Primary Election on Feb. 11League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa has created an online Voters’ Guide for the Feb. 11 Board of Education Primary Election Tulsa County – The League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa has assembled an online Voters’ Guide about the …