At long last, the LWVCNM website has been redesigned! Please check out the new navigation and links. Let us know of any problems or improvements we can make. The home page now holds blog posts, which permit quick and easy updates by a variety of admins, so information should be much more current. We hope […]
Bernalillo County Commission Chairwoman Maggie Hart Stebbins will be our guest speaker on Thursday, Feb. 14 at 11:45 a.m. at the Embassy Suites. Hart Stebbins will discuss the ways the County Commission is allocating $20 million that taxpayers in Bernalillo County approved to rebuild the mental health services system dismantled by former NM Governor Susanna […]
Now you can view/download the updated Who’s Who, LWVCNM’s pamphlet guide to your elected representatives, and how to contact them! The Who’s Who is updated annually after each election.
The February 2019 Voter is now available to read and download! For all the details of the January Program Planning meeting, information on the February Units, the monthly book review (Political Tribes, by Amy Chua), and more, just click here.
Click here to read/download The Voter for January 2019. The Voter is the monthly newsletter of LWV Central New Mexico. This issue is a big one, with information on Unit meetings for January – all will deal with LWV New Mexico’s planned lobbying activities for the 60-day session of the New Mexico legislature, which opens […]
The League of Women Voters of Central New Mexico is sponsoring an informational forum on the Albuquerque Public Schools mail in bond election on January 8. The forum will be held at KANW, 2020 Coal Ave. SE and begins at 6:30 p.m. Members of the league are encouraged to attend. For people who can’t make […]
Welcome to the new year! On January 10 at 11:45 a.m. at the Embassy Suites Hotel we will hear from League of Women Voters of New Mexico Advocacy Chair Dick Mason. The New Mexico legislature opens in three weeks and this year a new governor and a much changed House of Representatives will likely lead […]
Lonna Atkeson, a professor of Political Science at the University of New Mexico will talk about the U.S. Midterm elections and their possible im-pact on this state at the luncheon meeting on December 13 at 11:30 a.m. at the Embassy Suites Hotel. Atkeson is considered a national expert in the field of election administration and […]
The December 2018 edition of LWVCNM’s monthly newsletter, The Voter, is now online! Articles include A reminder that Nov 29 (today!) is the Consensus Meeting for the State “Transfer of Federal Lands” study, Cherry Hills Library at 1:30pm. This is your opportunity to make League policy – add your voice! The December luncheon meeting will […]
The League of Women Voters of Central New Mexico will meet on Thursday, November 29 at 1:30 p.m. at the Cherry Hills Library in Albuquerque to discuss consensus questions raised during a two-year study on the Transfer of Federal Public Lands. If you have ever wondered how the league reaches a position on issues, come […]
If you have always been interested in learning how to lobby for the League of Women Voters of New Mexico, you have a great opportunity coming your way on Thursday, November 29 at 10:30 a.m. at the Cherry Hills Library (6901 Barstow St. NE) Dick Mason, the Advocacy Chair for the league will discuss our […]
The Voter for November 2018 is online. There’s a lot going on this month and in December, and you can find out about it in The Voter! Check out the articles on November 8th luncheon: Joe Monahan on New Mexico election results November 29th Advocacy Workshop – what is LWVNM’s lobbying focus? November 29th Consensus […]
Well-known local political analyst and reporter Joe Monahan will be the guest speaker at the November 8 luncheon unit. He’ll be discussing the results of Tuesday’s general election, focusing on New Mexico. Mr Monahan has been blogging for 15 years now at joemonahan.com. Starting in 1974, Mr Monahan has been a reporter for the Daily […]
Doug Meiklejohn from the New Mexico Environmental Law Center will speak at the October 12 lunch meeting of the League of Women Voters of Central New Mexico. His talk, titled “The Sharecropper and the Mule: Implementation and Enforcement of Environmental Laws” will include a brief history of the NM Environmental Law Center and several examples […]
New Mexico State Senator Daniel Ivey-Soto told the Northeast Heights meeting on Sept. 24 that the state election system has a series of layers and checks that are screening most balloting problems out. Ivey-Soto is one of the foremost election security experts in the state and has great insight into the way the system actually […]