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The League of Women Voters of Chicago is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. We influence public policy through education and advocacy.

Sarah Moskowitz, Outreach Director for the Citizens Utility Board, describes what’s in the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA)
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Sarah Moskowitz describes what’s in the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA) and how it fits in with overall Illinois energy policy.

Maureen Loughnane, Dave Kohn, Audra Wilson, Chris Picciolini and Annie Logue.
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Christian Picciolini, a former neo-Nazi skinhead, said he understands the attraction of the white nationalist movement. For several years, he was part of it.

Special Report
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On April 1, 2020, a Census will be taken of all persons living in the United States. While some may think the Census is much ado about not much, both state and city officials are working to make sure every resident is counted because Census numbers affect money, power, and representation.

Finance Report
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Every wonder where tax increment financing goes?

Current Events Discussion Group
Event Date: 
Nov 25 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Sulzer Regional Library

How do we maintain safe water, soil and air as our climate changes? Let’s hear from an expert and discuss it together.

Chicago in Focus
Event Date: 
Jan 21 2020 - 5:30pm
Event location: 

The Union League Club of Chicago

Census participation has a dramatic impact on our community. At its most basic, the Census determines the number of representatives each state has in Congress. Fewer representatives for a state means less ability to affect legislation.