Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, January 17, 2015
9am-1pm
LaGrange Public Library
Cossitt & LaGrange Road, LaGrange
LWVLGA Charter School Consensus Meeting. A large group of LWVLGA members met to discuss the information supplied by LWVIL as well as the summary presented by Kathi Graffam and Cynthia Schilsky. We will meet to review the questions posed by LWVIL and reach consensus so that we can submit to LWVIL by the deadline.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
7pm - 9pm
LaGrange Public Library
Cossitt & LaGrange Road, LaGrange
LWVLGA Review of 2014 Supreme Court Decisions. Jim Wimmer will discuss 3 cases from the 2014 term of the Supreme Court.
- Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores (the rights of employers, employees, and birth control)
- McCutcheon v. the FEC (campaign finance limits)
- Hall v. Florida (the death penalty and the mentally challenged)