"Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.'" ― Isaac Asimov
On November 13, 2018, Liz Hakola did a presentation on the Constitutional Convention Movement at the Portage Lake District Library. Her presentation can be viewed here. Constitutional Convention Movement Presentation
The League joined constitutional rights and public interest groups in opposing calls for an Article V Constitutional Convention. The League believes that a constitutional convention under Article V of the U.S. Constitution is a threat to every American's constitutional rights and civil liberties. Group letter on Constitutional Convention
Voter Guides were published Oct. 16 and Oct. 17 by the Daily Mining Gazette
Click on the links below to see the guides.
Local Voter Guide
State Voter Guide
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encouraging informed and active participation in government.
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