Call to Action: VRAA

Shailaja Marion Announcement, Blog Post

In anticipation of the August 24 vote on the VRAA and in partnership with our partners, the League has identified certain House member targets who we want to put extra pressure on and encourage to vote yes on the bill. To this end, we have drafted a template letter we would love for the local leagues who reside in these representative districts to send to them.

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 …

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 …

A Case for Advocacy

Shailaja Marion Announcement

The February 25th Breakfast Meet-up will be focused on a discussion of using the League Positions for advocacy. For a review: Presentation on legislative bill tracking State Impact Oklahoma issues to watch; Day of Action at the Capitol, organized by LWV Oklahoma When: Tuesday, February 25th Where: Dilly DinerTime: 7:00am – 8:00amRSVP: Here