Amherst League of Women Voters

A Voice for Citizens, a Force for Change

Resources for LWUS Study on Amending the Constitution

The 2014 LWV National Convention adopted a three-part study on “Key Structures of Democracy”. One part of this study is designed to provide the League with principles on which to base a decision to approve or oppose amending the Constitution.

Materials for this component have now been made available, including

Additional articles, including synopses of the last two papers above, can be found on the resource page for the study.

LWVA is forming a study committee with the goal of holding a consensus meeting in November in order to meet the December 1 deadline for reporting results to LWVUS. If you would like to participate in this committee, please contact Kathy Campbell.

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