Dine & Discuss: Women’s Fund Get Out the Vote Efforts on May 20

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The next Dine & Discuss is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 20 at Valentino’s, 5022 S 108th St. Tiffany Seibert Joekel, Woman’s Fund Research and Policy Director will be talking about their 2018 Get Out the Vote Campaign. Dinner is $14.14, but not required to participate. Contact marylee@lwvgo.org with any questions. Tiffany Seibert will […]

Join Us April 29 for Dine & Discuss: Nebraska Farmers Union

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Dine and Discuss with Graham Christensen, Secretary of the Nebraska Farmers Union Graham will be speaking about the effect of the trade dispute on Nebraska Farmers as well as the impact of recent flooding.  Please join us from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday, April 29 at Valentino’s on 108th & L St. If you’d like to […]

Dine & Discuss — Winning the Vote: The 72-Year Campaign for the 19th Amendment

Join us for a special Dine & Discuss event with Dianne Bystrom. This presentation will trace the history of the 72-year campaign for women’s right to vote in the United States, including the contributions of such leading suffragists as Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, Sojourner Truth, Mary Church Terrell, Alice Paul and Carrie Chapman […]

Legislative Update with LWVGO Policy Directors Scheduled for Jan. 28

Join us for our first Dine & Discuss of the new year, held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday, January 28, 2019, at Valentino’s at 108th & L streets. The Dine & Discuss will feature LWVGO Policy Chairs Peggy Adair and Darci Garcia, who will discuss the new session of the Nebraska Legislature. Peggy and Darci […]

Taking Down the Poll Tax: Dine & Discuss with Charlene Butts Ligon

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Join us from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24 at Valentino’s at 108th & L streets for Dine & Discuss. This month, our featured speaker is Charlene Butts Ligon, Omaha-area author of Fearless: How a poor Virginia seamstress took on Jim Crow, beat the poll tax and changed her city forever. If you’d like […]

Money in Politics: Resources

As a follow-up to her July Dine & Discuss presentation on Money in Politics in Nebraska, LWVNE treasurer Kate High provided the following additional resources. Money in Politics Links LB839 Crawford On July 16, 2018, the US Treasury, headed by Steven Mnuchin, said it will no longer require certain tax-exempt organizations to identify their financial donors to […]