August, 1920: Women cheer Alice Paul at the original headquarters of the National Women’s Party, following the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Stars on the banner represent each of the states that had ratified the Amendment.
Empowering Voters. Defending Democracy.
The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation of citizens in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.