LWVFA Featured in the "Vienna Connection" about the Women's March on Washington
LWV Fairfax's participation in the Women's March is featured in the Vienna Connection. LWVFA's Executive Director, Beth Henson Tudan, and her son, Alex, appear on the front cover. Alex, age 17, is newly registered to vote as 17 year olds can register in Virginia as long as they will be 18 by the November General Election. Why did LWV march? To quote LWVUS President Chris Carson, "We march for voting rights. We march to reform money in politics. We march for health care. We march for the environment. These are our core issues and we want to ensure they are front and center." Read the article on page 3 for more.
LWVFA Participates in the Women's March on Washington
Why did LWV march? To quote LWVUS President Chris Carson, "We march for voting rights. We march to reform money in politics. We march for health care. We march for the environment. These are our core issues and we want to ensure they are front and center."
Fairfax City Mayoral Candidate Forum
At the Candidate Forum for the Fairfax City Mayor Special Election on January 9th, the following three candidates appeared:
Michael J. DeMarco
David L. Meyer
Eleanor D. "Ellie" Schmidt
Read The "Fairfax Times'" account of the Forum here.
Fairfax City Mayoral Election, February 7, 2017
For more information about the election, click here
Voice of America news story features LWV of Fairfax
The Voice of America Pakistan featured LWVFA in an interview with our co-presidents and executive director at an event. This news segment will be shown in Pakistan about U.S. women voting. The League fights for your right to vote. Your vote is your voice. Watch here.
"Under the Gun" Forum Held at McLean Community Center
'Under the Gun' Presented in McLean: League of Women Voters holds documentary screening and expert panel at McLean Community Center. By Steve Hibbard of "The Connection"
The film, narrated by Katie Couric, examined gun violence prevention in America by focusing on several of the gun tragedies in the U.S.
LWV Fairfax Distributes Information on Restoring Voting Rights
Meet and Greet Explained on Inside Scoop
LWVFA's Olga Hernandez and Beth Tudan explain the Fall 2015 Meet and Greets. Our partners at FCCPTA, AAUW, and Turning Point Memorial are also featured. "Meet and Greet Featured on Inside Scoop."
Redistricting in Virginia
LWVFA's Olga Hernandez discusses Fair Redistricting in Virginia with Inside Scoop Host Catherine Read. Ms. Read also interviews other key players about the up-coming Redistricting in Virginia including Delegate Rip Sullivan and Kyle McBride of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Progress.