“Why I Vote” is a partnership between the League of Women Voters of the LaCrosse area and the LaCrosse Tribune. .
Each week on the “Good Morning” page, hear from local residents on why they vote.
You are invited to send in your own reason and photo to be considered for publication!
Using 100-150 words, tell the Coulee Region why you vote. Fill out the information below, attach your photo (headshot preferred), and send in email to Chris at: firstname.lastname@example.org
3. Identifier (ex: student, volunteer, occupation, member of ) 4. I vote because:
If you haven’t seen one of the series yet, examples can be seen on the LWV La Crosse Facebook page (https://www. facebook.com/lwvlacrosse) and on the La Crosse Tribune website Why I Vote Good Morning page (click HERE).
AAUW and The League of Women Voters share a passion for obtaining voting rights for all citizens and for nonpartisan education. Participating in The League’s “Why I Vote” series is a great way for our two organizations to support each other and get the message out!
AAUW’s voting policy statement: AAUW is committed to open and fair elections, nonpartisan voter education efforts that will promote equitable political participation and representation in appointed and elected office, and the expansion of voting rights.
The LWV statement: The League of Women Voters of the United States encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.