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Wilton LWV Hosts U.S. Senator Chris Murphy at Opening Lunch
Thursday, October 2, 11:30-1:30
at the Rolling Hills Country Club in Wilton

Click for Registration Form

Wilton, CT. September 16, 2014—Connecticut’s junior U.S. Senator, Chris Murphy, will be the Wilton League of Women Voters’ guest speaker at its Opening Meeting & Lunch on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at the Rolling Hills Country Club, 333 Hurlbutt Street in Wilton from 11:30-1:30. The program includes a brief business meeting and lunch, followed by Senator Murphy’s presentation—Update from Washington DC.

Senator Murphy was elected to the Senate in 2012 and serves on the Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee, the Foreign Relations Committee, and the Joint Economic Committee. Prior to his election to the U.S. Senate, Murphy served Connecticut’s Fifth Congressional District for three terms in the U.S. House of Representatives.

The Wilton League’s event is open to members, friends of the League, and the general public at a cost of $35. Advance reservations are required.  Hope to see you there!

For more information contact Linda Fein at 203-762-5606 or Tina Gardner at 203-762-9678 or email us at   

 
 
Upcoming events of note:

Tuesday, September 23, 7:30pm
-- Special Town Meeting to approve funding for the Miller/Driscoll School Renovation (voting continues on Saturday, September 27).
@THE CLUNE CENTER
 
Wednesday, September 24, 9:15am
-- Wilton LWV Monthly Meeting. All are welcome!  
@COMSTOCK
 
Sunday, October 19, 4:00pm
-- Contressional Debate, Jim Himes and Dan Debicella
@THE CLUNE CENTER, Wilton High School 
 
 
Want to get involved in the important work of the League?  Let us know by sending an email to  

 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
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 For online voting registration click the VOTE button

 
 
 
 
For further information:  http://www.sots.ct.gov/sots/lib/sots/releases/2014/2.18.14_merrill_and_malloy_launch_online_voter_registration_for_ct.pdf
 


 
REEL MONDAYS . . .
Thank you to the Wilton Library for partnering with us to present this series. We also offer gratitude to Louise Herot for organizing this amazing series of thought-provoking films and discussions on behalf of the Wilton LWV.  To see the list of REEL MONDAYS movies presented over the past years click here
 
 
Photo: Wilton League of Women Voters
 Amy Harris, Carole Kleinfeld-Young join
LWVCT President Cheryl Dunson, &  Dr. Tara T. Troy
at the 44th International Symposium at Sacred Heart University.

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Photo: Voter registration drive at Wilton High School.
     Wilton League of Women voters using the 93rd birthday
of the 19th Amendment to highlight voter outreach.  
                        Photo Credit: Young-Kleinfeld 
 
 
 
 
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hoto: League with cast of The Capitol Steps 
 
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...a nonpartisan, nonprofit political organization that encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government.
...promotes understanding of local, state, and national public policy through education and advocacy.
We study current topics and reach member agreement before taking a position on any issue; we take action on our positions by lobbying, testifying, and writing-in order to influence public policy; and we never support or oppose specific candidates for elected office.

 

The League of Women Voters of Wilton

P.O. Box 71

Wilton CT 06897

www.wiltonlwv.org

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...advocates for good government in Wilton, in Connecticut, throughout the US, and around the world. You will find us working in more than 1000 communities, in 50 state chapters, and in Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.