Advocacy

League Positions

Positions

Leagues at every level -- national, state and local -- take positions based on study and consensus among members. The League uses these positions to advocate for public policy changes. 

National

LWV of the United States

Impact on Issues

State

LWV of Illinois

County

Cook County

Local

Our League has positions related to Glencoe and Glenview.  Each is a differently governed community and, as such, has its own unique positions. 

Glencoe
Glenview

Issues 

Our League focuses its advocacy on these specific issues important to our communities and of interest to our members.  

LWVGG Issues

The League of Women Voters advocates for issues that its membership chooses.

In order to advocate for an issue, the League must have a position that has been adopted at the state or federal level or studied and come to consensus on as a local League.