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CURRENT LEAGUE NEWS, NATIONAL, ARIZONA AND NWMC

YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO ATTEND THE ANNUAL MEETING AND
LUNCHEON OF THE NORTHWEST MARICOPA LWV ON:

APRIL 21, 2018 AT 9:30 AM -2PM

Location: Briarwood Couny Club

20800 North 135th Avenue Sun City West, AZ 85375

Cost: $22 per person DUE BY APRIL 14,2018

Speaker: Dr. Michele Dorsey

President, LWV-Metro Phoenix

Topic: UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Catch up with local League activities for the past year and give your imput into plans for the coming year.

Enjoy good food with some great people

Listen, Learn and be inspired by an engaging speaker

Find your special place among this group of dynamic LWV members and discover how you can make a difference.

You Make A Difference Award for 2017

Susan Penner 2017 award

Susan Penner, the 2017 recipient of the 'You Make A Difference Award' receiving award from 2016 winner, John Kohl at the LWVNWMC Annual Meeting April 14th, 2017

A Voter's Guide to Understanding District and Charter School Budgets

White Paper: Exploring K-12 Education in Arizona - Revised February 2015

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Civic Engagement

2014-15 Issues for Emphasis

Considering End-of-Life Choices - The Oregon Model by LWVAZ members: Margot Champagne, Barbara Robertson, Kathy Schwarz, Barbara Klein, Valerie Ellien. October-November 2013.

End-of-Life Choices

The following link is to a hearing on the California aid in dying bill, which is worth watching. It is a little over an hour long, but both sides of the issue are very well presented.

California Aid in Dying Bill

LWVAZ White Paper - Strikers

This paper is background on the "strike-everything" amendments used in the AZ legislature. The process is legal, but is it in best interests of the voter? by Joan B. Novy

Striker - Gambit or Gimmick?

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