Ballot questions are an important part of how citizens get to effect change to the laws of our state. Massachusetts is only one two states in New England, and 26 states overall, that has an initiative and/or referendum process. This process gives citizens a voice when they either want to improve the government, or have become … Read More
Join us for the first Steering Committee Meeting of the New Year! If one of your New Year’s resolutions was to become more involved in the League or becoming more informed about town government, then this is a great opportunity to learn more about what the League has planned for the next few months! We will … Read More
Come celebrate the holiday season with League friends old and new at our annual Holiday Dinner. We will be back at the Westford Regency this year. The Festival of Trees will be set up in the lobby, so you’ll be able to enjoy the artistic talents of town groups while enjoying a lovely dinner in … Read More
Want to avoid any surprises at the polls and know exactly what the ballot will look like? The town has made a specimen (or sample) ballot available on their website. Click here to view specimen ballot.
There are still many opportunities to participate in Early Voting for this year’s State Election. DATES AND TIMES Extended hours are in bold Tuesday, October 30 8am – 4pm Wednesday, October 31 8am – 4pm Thursday, November 1 6am – 4pm Friday, November 2 8am – 4pm There is a 12 noon deadline to apply … Read More
The League of Women Voters of Massachusetts is pleased to provide a voter guide for the November 6th, 2018 General Election. This information is nonpartisan. The League never endorses, supports or opposes any candidate or political party. For more information, visit www.lwvma.org. https://informedvoterma.org
Get ready for Special Town Meeting by watching the League of Women Voters’ Special Town Meeting preview, taped last Thursday, October 4. Then, remember to attend Town Meeting on Monday, October 15 at 7 p.m. in the Abbot School Gymnasium.
Still trying to figure out who to vote for in the 3rd Congressional district race? Watch the League’s forum featuring all candidates, held on Monday, August 27. It’s available online at: www.youtube.com/watch?v=muFWs4H8Pfc&feature=youtu.be And then don’t forget to vote on Tuesday, September 4. Polls are open from 7 a.m to 8 p.m.
Congresswoman Niki Tsongas is not seeking reelection, making this one of only 55 vacated house seats in the country. There are ten Democratic and one Republican candidate on the primary ballot. Monday, August 27, 7-8:30 p.m., Chelmsford High School Performing Arts Center 200 Richardson Road, Chelmsford, MA. The League of Women Voters of Chelmsford, … Read More
The LWV of Massachusetts is making an online Voters’ Guide available for the upcoming State primary elections. This is a great way to see information about all of the candidates in one place, and even help you fill out a sample ballot. Many of the candidates have answered questions posed by the Voters’ Guide, so … Read More