Tuesday, September 30, 2008
September 30th, 2008: Dearborn candidates forum (Judicial and School Board) at the Dearborn City Council Chambers at 7:00m.
October 1st, 2008: 17th District State Representative (covering parts of Livonia, Dearborn Heights and Redford) at the Dearborn Heights City Council Chambers at 8:00pm
Read the Voter Guide online! Covering our local elections - State Representatives, County Commissioners, Judicial (Circuit and District), School Board and Ballot Proposals.
Monday, September 22, 2008
The program will be taped for subsequent viewing on public access channels.
The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization, which encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government. The League does not support or oppose political parties or candidates.
For further information call 313.278.6476
Judicial candidates for the 19th District Court (
The 5 candidates for the Dearborn School Board have been invited to participate in forum at 8 p.m. on September 30, 2008 following the judicial forum. Those candidates are Aimee Blackburn, John C. Corbin, Sharon Lee Dulmage,
The forums are conducted in a strictly nonpartisan fashion. Candidates will be given 2 minutes for opening statements, 1 minute closing statements, asked the same questions and given the same amount of time to answer. Written questions from the audience may be submitted, and, time-permitting, will be asked of the candidates.
The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization, financed by members and public-spirited citizens, which encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League does not support or oppose political parties or candidates. Membership is open to all
Wednesday, September 3, 2008
Monday, September 1, 2008
September 4, Thursday Evening
Annual Fall Dinner Cruise,
Tickets are $50.00. Call 734-675-0141
September 10, Wednesday Morning
At Your Service: Innovative Ways to Communicate with Residents
Learn about new ways (and technologies) to get your community messages to residents.
September 22, Monday Evening
Courting Trouble: hosted by LWV
6:45-8:30 p.m. at the Farmington Hills Public Library
A forum on the growing influence of money in Michigan Supreme Court elections and the threat it poses to public trust and confidence in the Court. "
Guest speakers include Rich Robinson, Exec. Dir. of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network, & Brian Dickerson, Detroit Free Press columnist.
Courting Trouble: hosted by LWV
September 26, Friday
Annual Citizens Research Council Meeting
October 3, Friday
October 3, Friday Afternoon
Women in Politics: Do Term Limits Help or Hurt Female Candidates?
12 to 1PM, Wayne State Alumni House
Please join the Women of Wayne Alumni Association as they host Professor Marjorie Sarbaugh-Thompson for a discussion on term-limits and the impact on women in the Michigan Legislature. Additional invited speakers include Wayne State Alumnae Rep. Kim Meltzer (R-Clinton Twp.), Rep. Bettie Cook Scott (D-Detroit ) and Sen. Irma Clark-Coleman (D-Detroit/Dearborn).
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