Hope you had a Happy Thanksgiving. The Holidays are upon us in full force. These next weeks promise to be busy for everyone, including the League. Tuesday, December 3, 2019 the Health Committee meets: 5:00 PM at Meg’s on Alpine Thursday, December 5, 2019 Voter Services Committee Meets:9:30 AM at Mary’s Market at 4431 East State Street Friday, December 6, 2019 the LWVGR and […]Read More
School boards across Illinois voted down a resolution that would have put their support behind efforts to allow school districts to have trained and armed teachers and staff.Read More
Linda Zuba has been to the southern border five times helping adults and children fleeing for their lives to avail themselves of our asylum laws. She will give a detailed report at this fundraiser.Read More
They came to our country as children and have pledged and demonstrated allegiance to the flag of the United States of America. They are Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients. The Trump Administration’s decision to end DACA has thrown the lives and futures of the DREAMers and their families into chaos. For many DACA recipients, the United States is the only home they have ever known.Read More
Misuses the term, “Carpetbaggers,” is in need of dictionary.Read More
The LWVIL urges members of the community to contact your local School Board and urge a “no” vote on resolutions #1 and #3 at the IASB Conference in November.Read More
Nadine Miller & Jamie Rott
Rockford Water Dep’t.