Hot Topics at Nov. 13 Fall Conference

LWVMO members praised the excellent material presented at the 2021 Fall Conference on Saturday, Nov. 13. The theme was Hot Topics: Past, Present and Future.

  • Legislative outlook by Boone County Clerk Brianna Lennon
  • Suffrage to Statecraft. A Closer Look at Dress of Missouri Suffragists and Trailblazing Stateswomen from the MHCTC Exhibition by Nicole Johnston, Curator, Missouri Historic Costume and Textile Collection, University of Missouri
  • Update on Legislative and Congressional Redistricting in MO by Sharon Schneeberger
  • Paid Leave – State Study presentation by Alice Kitchen, LWV KC/Jackson/Clay/Platte Counties
  • DEI presentation “Our Changing Communities”by Tina Weaver, Executive Director of the North Kansas City YMCA
  • The Legislature, Courts and Voters presentation by Evelyn Maddox and Donna Hoch
  • Interactive discussion of common issues for urban and rural voters to set LWVMO legislative priorities for 2022
  • How to effectively communicate with legislators by Liz Zerr, MNEA
  • Update on activities by local League presidents

About lwvcbc

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. We never support or oppose any political party or candidate. Any person of voting age may become a League member. The LWV of Columbia-Boone County is the League's local organization. We hold forums for local elections and advocate for local issues.

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