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The Voter Archives

Review archived issues of The Voter to see past LWVNPC activities and events.

Voter 2017

The Voter July-August 2017
  • Constitution Revision Commission
  • 2018 Florida Legislative Session
  • Restoring Voter Rights
  • N. Pinellas FL Sun Initiative
  • Poverty Caucus features Dr. Norin Dollard, PhD, Director-Florida KIDS COUNT

The Voter May 2017
  • LWVNPC 68th Annual Meeting Review
  • New Board Members
  • Adopted Bylaws
  • Budget
  • Adopted Programs
  • Paula Dockery, former FL legislator, shares concerns
  • Reflections of Past LWVNPC Presidents
  • LWVF Legislative Update

The Voter April 2017
  • LWVF Legistative Update
  • Contact Information - FL Legislators
  • 2017-2018 League Programs
  • Changes to LWVNPC ByLaws
  • LWVNPC Non-Partisan Policy
  • Conflict of Interest Statement/Disclosures
  • Consensus Meeting Results
  • Capped Medicaid Talking Points

The Voter March 2017

  • Open Primaries Consensus Meeting
  • Constitution Revision Commission (CRC)
  • Dr. Susan MacManus - Legislative Preview
  • Our League Speaks Up about Health Care at Town Hall Meeting
  • LWVNPC President Speaks to the Pinellas Legislative Delegation
  • Contact Your State Legislators

The Voter February 2017
  • Candidate Forums
  • Women's March in St. Petersburg
  • LWVNPC Education Committee
  • 2017 LWV of Florida Legislative Priorities
  • Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence

The Voter January 2017

  • First 2017 General Meeting of the Membership
  • LWVNPC and OLLI Eckerd To Offer Class in January
  • Pinellas County Legislative Delegation Meeting
  • Committee Reports
  • Welcome New Members

Voter 2016

The Voter December 2016
  • 2016 Election Canvas Board Observation Team
  • Holiday Lights in the Gardens
  • Welcome New Members
  • Poverty Matters
  • Juvenile Justice Steering Committee

The Voter November 2016
  • LWVNPC Member Orientation - Tuesday, Nov. 1st
  • Florida Voter's Bill of Rights
  • LWVNPC Education Committee
  • Impact of Poverty in North Pinellas and Pasco Counties

The Voter October 2016
  • Environmentalist Jono Miller - Assault on FL State Parks
  • Support Solar - Vote NO on Amendment 1
  • LWVNPC Member Orientation - Tuesday, Nov. 1
  • Dunedin Candidates Forum
  • Coalition to Stop Gun Violence
  • LWVNPC New Vice Presidents

The Voter September 2016

  • Pinellas County Voters Guide
  • Attend the Fall Member Social - 9/20
  • Observe the Ballot Canvassing Process
  • National Voter Registration Day - 9/27
  • LWVNPC Nonpartisanship Policy

The Voter August 2016

  • Candidate Forums
  • Voter Registration - Your Rights and Responsibilities
  • Mary Dipboye discusses LWV role in Solar Co-ops
  • Solar Amendments on August 30th Ballot
  • LWVUS National Convention - Report by Donna Sharpless

The Voter June 2016

  • New League Member Orientation
  • Contacts for League volunteer activities
  • Community outreach for voter registration
  • Confusing Court decisions - Paula Dockery, reprinted article

The Voter May 2016
  • Message from our new LWVNPC President, Karen Karinja
  • Highlights of Dr. Susan MacManus presentation
  • Recap of Annual Meeting
  • Time to renew your yearly membership

The Voter April 2016
  • Dr. Sue Legg: Chances and Challenges for the Soul of Public Education
  • LWVNPC Annual Meeting Agenda - Updated
  • Proposed 2016-2017 LWVNPC Budget

The Voter March 2016
  • Education Bills before the FL State Legislature
  • Candidate Forums - Oldsmar and Indian Rocks Beach
  • LWVNPC Annual Meeting Agenda
  • Paula Dockery: Florida's Constitution Revision Committee

The Voter February 2016
  • Get Registered and Vote
  • Insights into 2016 FL Legislative Session - Tim Nickens
  • Health Care Update
  • Tarpon Springs Candidate Forum

The Voter January 2016
  • 2016 Legislative Session - Proposed Bills
  • League Legislative Priorities
  • Candidate Forum Schedule

Voter 2015

The Voter December 2015
  • Three Tampa Bay LWV Leagues host Paula Dockery presentation
  • Timely Suffragette Movies
  • Solar Petition Update
  • LWVFL Update
  • LWVNPC Holiday Event

The Voter November 2015
  • Rick Wolfe - Pinellas County Charter Schools and Home Education
  • Tour the Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections
  • LWVNPC Marti Folwell reports on advisory body to Pinellas County School Board
  • LWVNPC Voter Services Team Activities
  • LWVF 2016 Legislative Priorities
  • LWVF Receives Top Conservation Award

The Voter October 2015
  • LWVF President Pam Goodman speaks in Tampa
  • Interview with Vivian Grant, LWVNPC President (1954-1956)
  • National Voter Registration Day - LWVNPC Success
  • LWVNPC Holiday Party, 12/20/2015

The Voter September 2015

  • Join us for interesting presentation meetings:
    - Deborah Clark, Supervisor of Elections, Pinellas County
    - Rick Wolfe, Director of Charter Schools and Home Education for Pinellas County Schools
    - Paula Dockery, Reflections of a Woman in Politics
    - International Relations Topics
  • National Voter Registration Day
  • Solar Petition Drive

The Voter June-July 2015

  • Upcoming National Voter Registration Day
  • Solar Petition Drive
  • Suffragist Program

The Voter May 2015

  • Annual Meeting Highlights
  • New Member Social
  • Interview with past LWVNPC president, Fay P. Law
  • League report: Insurance Coverage and Health Outcomes
  • Wide range of interesting volunteer opportunities

The Voter April 2015

  • Join us at the April Annual Meeting luncheon and hear speakers Bill Jonson and Sallie Parks.
  • Preview the LWVNPC Proposed Budget for 2015-2016.
  • Learn where the League stands on issues.
  • Volunteer and make a difference.
  • International Relations - US Trade Policy - April 6th

The Voter March 2015

  • Celebrate Women's History Month with historian Doris Weatherford.
  • Join us at the LWVNPC New Member party.
  • Preview the April Annual Meeting luncheon.
  • Get updated on Pinellas public transportation issues.

The Voter February 2015

  • LWVUS 95 years young this month
  • Asking members for personal stories of our League history
  • Hot Topics - Energy Independence - February 21st

The Voter January 2015

  • Review of 2014 Accomplishments
  • January Legislative Preview Luncheon Meeting
  • Call for Nominations to fill LWVNPC Board
  • Interesting Opportunities for LWVNPC Volunteers

Voter 2014

The Voter December 2014

  • Contact Florida's Public Service Commission (PSC) and advocate the preservation of its current energy efficiency goals.
  • Read Susan Glickman's energy-saving ideas.
  • Monitor Florida's education issues.
  • Understand how Provisional Ballots are counted.

The Voter November 2014

  • International Relations - China's Foreign Policy - November 3rd
  • Hot Topics - Clean Energy, Buffet Lunch, Golf - November 8th

The Voter October 2014

  • Hot Topics - Greenlight Pinellas - October 18th
  • Hot Topics - Alternative Energy - November 8th
  • International Relations Committee Calendar 2014-2015

The Voter September 2014

  • Primary election Tuesday, August 26th
  • Be ready - Access our Voter Guide
  • Hot Topics - Money and Politics - September 13th

The Voter May/June 2014

  • May 31 - LWVNPC General Meeting: Learn how you can help conserve Florida's water and land. Free and open to the public.
  • New LWVNPC President outlines priorities.
  • Choose from a variety of Volunteer opportunities - and make a difference!

The Voter April 2014

  • April 26 - LWVNPC Annual Meeting: Lunch; Speaker Amy Hollyfield of Tampa Bay Times
  • Nominating Committee Report and Proposed 2014-2015 Budget
  • Pinellas Community Foundation
  • LWVNPC Member Survey

The Voter March 2014

  • Mar. 8 - Author and experienced trainer, Dick Powell, speaks about Leadership
  • Spring Meetings: International Relations topics
  • LWVNPC members help with Candidate Forums in Safety Harbor and Tarpon Springs
  • The latest on the Charter School Study

The Voter February 2014

  • Feb. 8 - Affordable Health Care Act informational meeting
  • Feb. 22 - Retired Brig. General discusses Spying
  • Volunteer Opportunities

The Voter January 2014

  • Special Election Updates
  • Jan. 25 - Guest speaker: Political Scientist, Dr. Susan A. MacManus
  • Issue Overview: Florida Medicaid

The Voter December 2013

  • Dec. 2 - Monthly meeting, International Relations Group
  • Charter School Study and Consensus
  • Dec. 14 - Holiday Party