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The League's Mission:
Education and Advocacy

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. We encourage you to become a member!

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October was membership renewal time, but it's never too late to join. Now you can pay online! Check out the new Join Us page. You can pay online via Paypal or your credit card, or print out a copy of the membership application and mail in your check in the traditional way.


March Unit Meetings

March is when the League celebrates Sunshine Week, a week devoted to discussion of the importance of access to public information. This year, Sunshine Week is March 16-22.

Meetings are open to the public. Bring a friend!

Luncheon Meeting, Thursday March 13, 11:45am

Dolph Barnhouse, attorney

      at the MCM Elegante Hotel at 2020 Menaul NE
Randolph Barnhouse, civil rights attorney, will speak on the Importance of Access to Public Information.

Reservations are required. Call 505-884-8441 to reserve your place. The luncheon is $15. A vegetarian meal is available upon request - be sure to specify your meal choice when you call in your reservation. The deadline is Mar 10, Monday, before noon.


March Voter Online

The March 2014 Voter is now online. Contents include, but are not limited to, details of this year's Theater Party fundraiser (Fiddler on the Roof!); a note from the League President to check out the National League's new Agriculture Study, notices of candidate forums, and a book report from Olin Bray on Fate of the States: the New Geography of American Prosperity. Check it out!.

You can view or download back issues of the Voter all the way back to 2005 by going to the Newsletters page.

Winter La Palabra Online

La Palabra logo

La Palabra, the newsletter of the State League, is posted online at the Newsletters page. The most recent issue is the Winter 2014 issue (PDF). It features all the details for League Day at the Legislature, messages from the State and Local League presidents, Implementing the Affordable Care Act, Education Reform, Common Core Standards, and much more. Keep up to date by reading La Palabra!

2014 Who's Who and Voters' Key Available

The popular Who's Who, listing all your elected officials and how to contact them, has been updated to reflect the results of the November general election and other changes that took place in 2013. Hardcopies are available at libraries and the League office. The Who's Who is a publication of the League of Women Voters of Central New Mexico Education Fund (a 503(c) organization).

The 2013-4 Voters Key, a publication of the state League, is available as well at libraries, the League offices throughout the state, and online. (PDF format, 207 KB). The Voters Key is a publication of the League of Women Voters of New Mexico Education Fund, a 503(c) organization.