League of Women Voters of New York State

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The influential, non-partisan League of Women Voters of New York is getting behind universal health care.  The decision to update their decades-old position comes after more than a year of research and discussions among the chapters, and growing momentum for a publicly funded system. 

How Could the 2020 Election Reshape Elections in the Future?

Nov 2, 2020

This election year has already been unlike any other due to the COVID-19 pandemic. At least ninety-five million Americans have voted before Election Day thanks to early voting and mail-in ballots; which makes up more than two-thirds of the total voter turnout for the 2016 presidential election. Deputy Director for League of Women Voters in New York State, Jennifer Wilson, says this large turnout before the election shows how useful early voting can be.