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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. We encourage you to become a member!

Upcoming General Election Nov 8

Your Vote Counts

November 8th, Tuesday, is the date of the fall General Election. There will be bond issues, other ballot questions, and you will be able to cast your vote for President of the United States, US Representative, both Houses of the New Mexico legislature, the PRC, PEC, Secretary of State, various judicial offices, and county offices, among others.

For additional details and dates, please see the Elections page.

NOTE! You can now register to vote or amend your registration online! Just visit the Secretary of State's page.

Luncheon Meeting, Thursday September 8, 11:45am

      at the MCM Elegante Hotel at 2020 Menaul NE

"The Home Rule Charter Iniative" is the topic, by Bernalillo County Commissioners Art de la Cruz and Wayne Johnson. This issue will be on the ballot in November. Much more detail is included in the September Voter. Find out more by making a reservation to attend the luncheon!

Reservations are required. Call 505-884-8441 to reserve your place. The luncheon cost is $17 for members and $20 for non-members. Call or email (lunch at lwvcnm dot org) with your reservation. The deadline is September 5, Monday preferably before 10am.


Protecting your right to vote since 1920

2016 Who's Who

The always popular Who's Who, listing all your elected officials and how to contact them is available at libraries, multigenerational centers, the League office, and online (PDF form). The Who's Who is a publication of the League of Women Voters of Central New Mexico Education Fund (a 503(c) organization).

If you would like to help finance the Who's Who, please consider a contribution to the League's Education Fund. We would be most grateful!

Join the League!
or Renew Your Membership

October is membership renewal time, but it's always a good time to join the League of Women Voters! And now you can pay online! Check out the new Join Us page. You can pay online via Paypal or your credit card, or print out a copy of the membership application and mail in your check in the traditional way.

September Voter Online

The September 2016 Voter contents include: The luncheon meeting features Bernalillo County Commissioners Art de la Cruz and Wayne Johnson, discussing the Home Rule Charter Initiative which will appear on the November ballot, an election deadline schedule, a thanks to the office volunteers, donating to the LWVCNM Ed Fund via your Amazon purchases, and more!

You can view or download back issues of the Voter all the way back to 2005 by going to the Newsletters page.

Summer La Palabra Online

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La Palabra, the newsletter of the State League, is posted online at the Newsletters page. The most recent issue is the Summer 2016 issue (PDF). Keep up to date by reading La Palabra!