League Of Women Voters News
'Women on 20s' to Ask President Obama to Put One of These 4 Women on $20 Bill
A woman could soon be the new face of the U.S. $20 bill. The nonprofit campaign " Women on 20s " allowed voters to choose three of 15 women candidates for the $20 bill, and now it's down to the "Final Four," and you can vote for the ultimate winner. The candidates are Eleanor Roosevelt , Harriet
The Latest: Judges Skeptical About North Carolina ID Law
Members of a three-judge federal appeals court panel are expressing skepticism that the North Carolina's Republican-led legislature's changes to voting laws do not discriminate against minorities
Judges Skeptical About North Carolina Voting Law Changes
Members of a federal appeals court express skepticism Tuesday that North Carolina's 2013 major rewrite to voting laws, doesn't discriminate against minorities
Anti-Trump Groups Among Those Receiving RNC Protest Permits
Cleveland records show that two groups opposed to presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump were among the first to receive permits to gather at next month's Republican National Convention
Why use of Native American nicknames is an obvious affront
Whenever the white man treats the Indian as they treat each other, then we will have no more wars. We shall all be alike -- brothers of one father and one mother, with one sky above us, and one country around us. -- Joseph, Nez Perce chief, during a visit to Washington, D.C., in 1879 We'll never
Does Women's Equality Day Really Mean Anything?
Today is Women’s Equality Day. Established in the 1970s, the day is meant to commemorate the certification of the 19th Amendment, which gave women in the United States the right to vote. It’s generated opinion pieces in national media outlets like the Huffington Post and local papers like the
Doors Shut Then Reopened for Voters at Florida Polls
President Barack Obama told a crowd of 23,000 supporters in Broward County, Florida on Sunday that he didn't want them to "boo" Republican challenger Mitt Romney; he just wants them to vote. But some early voters in the battleground state have had a difficult time casting their ballots. And as
South Florida Voters Waiting 4 Hours to Vote Early
Voters in some parts of Florida are waiting as long as four hours to cast their ballots before early voting ends Saturday night. The Miami-Dade County Election Department was reporting early voting wait times in excess of one hour at all 20 of its polling...
The Note's Must-Reads for Thursday, November 1, 2012
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Amanda VanAllen, and Carrie Halperin PRESIDENT OBAMA / CHRIS CHRISTIE: The...