The Legislature entered a special legislative session on May 13. Ready to take action with the League? Take a look at our 2013 Legislative Priorities
, and sign up for League's Legislative Newsletter and
to learn how YOU can advocate for these
important issues.______________________________________________________ Convention 2013
State Convention 2013, hosted by LWV Mason County, will be held May 31-June 2 in Shelton, WA . Please visit the Convention 2013 website
to register and get info about program, lodging, payment, optional tours and
more. We look forward to welcoming you!______________________________________________________ Politics of the Possible: Meet Mary Ellen McCaffree
League of Women Voters of Washington is delighted to partner with the
of the Possible: The Decade Our American Democracy Worked to
bring you the incredible story of Mary Ellen McCaffree.
A lifetime League of Women Voters of Washington member and mother of
five, Mary Ellen played a major role in the League’s activities in
the 1950s and early 1960s. After serving three years as president of
the Seattle League, she went on to run for the Washington State
legislature in 1962 – and won.
of the Possible
proves that politics can be positive, real government reform is
possible and citizens can make a difference.
Your purchase of the book also
future generations will be able to follow in Mary Ellen's footsteps:
the League of Women Voters of Washington Education Fund receives $10 for every copy sold. Click
here to buy your copy today.