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Voter Registration June 2020

True change for Social Justice begins with voting.

Increasing voter participation is the best path forward for true social justice.

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League of Women Voters Hilton Head

Making Democracy Work in Hilton Head and Bluffton

Our diverse, active members reach out to voters.

VOTE411: election information you need

VOTE411: your one-stop shop for nonpartisan election information

Compare candidates, preview your ballot, and more.

VOTE411.org
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The League: empowering Lowcountry citizens since 1983

Whether you're interested in local, state, or national issues, the League has a role for you.

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League luncheon with DEI coordinator Charmaine Clowney

We believe in the power of women to create a more perfect democracy.

League members celebrated the season and the League's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion with state DEI Coordinator Charmaine Clowney. 

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Vision
League members gather at the SC Statehouse to urge fairly-drawn legislative maps following the 2020 census.

Action and advocacy

League members gathered at the SC Statehouse to support fairly-drawn legislative districts following the 2020 census. 

Positions and priorities
Stop the Gerrymander: SC Redistricting Reform 2020

South Carolina redistricting reform

The League's Redistricting Subcommittee advocates for a South Carolina Redistricting Commission with criteria that protects the interests of all citizens and does not allow protection of incumbents or parties. 

Redistricting Reform
League "Equal Means Equal" event

Ratify the Equal Rights Amendment now.

Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or any State on account of sex. 

Equal Rights Amendment
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Come join us!

Connect with energized local women and men knowing you can make a difference. 

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Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Area

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Empowering Voters. Defending Democracy.

The League is proud to be nonpartisan, neither supporting nor opposing candidates or political parties at any level of government, but always working on vital issues of concern to members and the public. Register for our last forum, SC House of Representatives South of the Broad Forum for Districts 118, 120 & 123.

Watch the videos from recent forums.

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Beaufort County Council 
Beaufort Co. Board
 of Education
SC Senate Forum Town Council Forum 

 

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Get the latest election information on where and how to vote here.

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Get answers to eight frequently asked questions about elections and voting. Learn how to register to vote, check your voter status, and vote absentee in person or by mail. Learn how you an track your application and mailed ballot. You can also preview how the voting machines work.

Poll workers are needed for the General Election. Get the details.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Public Statement

The League of Women Voters of Hilton Head Island/Bluffton Area wishes to acknowledge the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and to recognize the significant contributions she made to women’s rights.

Graham - Harrison Debates

Republican U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham and his Democratic challenger Jaime Harrison are scheduled to face off in three televised debates. All the debates are scheduled in October and will last one hour.

 

Debate Schedule

John Lewis Memorial
Public Statement

A special non-partisan message from the LWVSC Director for Social and Racial Justice, Patricia Felton-Montgomery, Ed. D. for a great American hero. 

                               

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Get answers to eight frequently asked questions about elections and voting. Learn how to register to vote, check your voter status, and vote absentee in person or by mail. Learn how you an track your application and mailed ballot. You can also preview how the voting machines work.

Poll workers are needed for the General Election. Get the details.

Census Square
News

The 2020 Census impacts you and your community, shaping the future of programs throughout the Lowcountry.

Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion

The League of Women Voters of South Carolina and the League of Women Voters of Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Area announce a joint Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion vision. We will build a League that embraces and embodies diversity, equity, and inclusion as inextricable from the mission to empower voters and defend democracy.

On the occasion of the League of Women Voters 100th anniversary, please consider joining our local League's Centennial Circle of donors by contributing $100 or more in 2019-2020. Funds will be used locally to advance our mission of empowering voters and defending democracy.

Election 2020

Use these voting options to make sure your voice heard on Election Day.   

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News

2018 was the first election season that the League of Women Voters of Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Area offered Vote411.org to the voting public.

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