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VOTING RIGHTS Presentation

The League of Women Voters as part of our Public Advocacy and Voter Protection initiative had a presentation at the Flint Public Library on Oct 18, 2017. Our co-hosts included the Flint Public Library, the Flint Area Public Affairs Forum, the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.

Here are videos created from the material presented: "Part 1 of 3: Historical Reflections" "Part 2 of 3: 1900's to the Present" "Part 3 of 3: What Voters Need to Know"

Redistricting News

REDISTRICTING:

Select local Leagues across the state are ready to present information on the issue of Redistricting to local groups. Please contact us if your group would like a presentation, or you would like to train as a small group presenter.

For more information, contact Linda Hoff at LWVFlintArea@gmail.com

Poisoned Water Documentary

Here is the link to the recent PBS NOVA documentary Poisoned Water

Flint Water Crisis - Information for the Public

Here is the link to the recent PBS NOVA documentary Poisoned Water

Following are articles of importance regarding the Flint Water Crisis.

Flint Water - State of Michigan:
http://www.michigan.gov/flintwater

Expanded Pre-school Opportunities:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V-jVPfGpw_0&feature=youtu.be

Flint Cares:
http://flintcares.com/

Help for Flint Website:
http://www.helpforflint.com/

Videos of Flint Water Interagency Coordinating Committee (FWICC) Meetings:
https://www.youtube.com/user/GovSnyder/videos

Fighting LEAD Exposure with Nutrition
http://msue.anr.msu.edu/resources/fight_lead_with_nutrition

FEMA Update - Health & Human Services to Lead the Federal Response
http://www.fema.gov/blog/2016-01-19/ground-week-hhs-lead-federal-response-flint?utm_source=hp_promo&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=femagov_hp

Released e-mails from Governor Synder
http://www.michigan.gov/snyder/0,4668,7-277--374050--,00.html

Follow-up Letter to Governor Synder, Commissioner Curtis and Mayor Weaver
http://lwvmi.org/documents/LetttoSnyderreFling4-16.pdf

Letter to Governor Snyder on Flint Water Investigation
http://lwvmi.org/documents/LettFlintWater12-15.pdf

Flint Water Crisis - Advocacy Documents