League Resources

ebook coverLeague of Women Voters of Franklin County – MAL Unit: Core Materials

Franklin County League of Woman Voters (MAL) Bylaws: please click here.

League Principles: https://lwvma.org/about/league-principles/

Massachusetts Official Mail-in Voter Registration form

Where We Stand: A Guide to League Stances in Massachusetts. https://lwvma.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/Where-We-Stand.pdf

A Guide to Public Policy Positions: A Guide to National Stances. http://lwv.org/files/Impact%20on%20Issues%202016-2018%20FULL.pdf

League Positions from Convention 2016: These are 5 National Stances that have been released but not yet updated in the Guide to Public Policy Positions.

1. Considerations for Evaluating Constitutional Amendment Proposals: http://forum.lwv.org/member-resources/article/league-position-adopted-considerations-evaluating-constitutional-amendment

2. Constitutional Conventions under Article V of the U.S. Constitution: http://forum.lwv.org/member-resources/article/league-position-adopted-constitutional-conventions-under-article-v-us-const

3. Money in Politics: http://forum.lwv.org/member-resources/article/lwvus-position-money-politics

4. Redistricting: http://forum.lwv.org/member-resources/article/notice-intent-lwvus-board-propose-concurrence-redistricting

5. Behavioral Health: http://forum.lwv.org/member-resources/article/notice-intent-lwvus-board-propose-concurrence-behavioral-health

Please become familiar with the National League Page: http://forum.lwv.org

Please become familiar with the Massachusetts League Page: https://lwvma.org

Please use the following sources as a foundation for all data collection:

United States Census: http://www.census.gov/en.html

Massachusetts State Census: http://www.census.gov/quickfacts/table/PST045215/25,25011

Franklin County Census: http://www.census.gov/quickfacts/table/PST045215/25011,25

Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts: http://www.sec.state.ma.us/index.htm

Massachusetts Registered Voters and Party Enrollment as of October 19, 2016: http://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/elepdf/enrollment_counts_20161019.pdf

*Please note: Franklin County is page 8/18

2016 Massachusetts Election Results: http://electionstats.state.ma.us/elections/view/40060/

2016 Franklin County Election Results: http://electionstats.state.ma.us/elections/view/40060/filter_by_county:Franklin

Information regarding the Electoral College: https://www.archives.gov/federal-register/electoral-college/faq.html

Official Website for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts: http://www.mass.gov/portal/

Massachusetts Legislature: https://malegislature.gov

Find your Legislator: https://malegislature.gov/Search/FindMyLegislator

Information regarding Congress: https://www.congress.gov

Bureau Labor of Statistics: https://www.bls.gov/lau/stalt.htm