Position Statements

Details of LWVMA's analysis of S.215/H.2016 "An Act to promote and enhance civic engagement" before the 191st General Court (2017).

Position adopted by LWVA in 2003.

Support statements for Articles 19, 36 and 37 on the Amherst Town Warrant, Spring 2016.

League of Women Voters of Amherst position (2003).

The Amherst and the Northampton Leagues of Women Voters prepared a joint statement for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) urging the delay of any decision about the proposed Kinder Morgan / Tennessee Gas Company (TGP) pipeline.

Presented at the hearing sponsored by the Department of Public Utilities at the Greenfield Middle School on June 11, 2015. Following a request by Senate President Stanley Rosenberg, the hearing was scheduled to allow citizens in Western Massachusetts the opportunity to publically comment on the petition by Berkshire Gas for approval of a long-term supply agreement with Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co., the developer of the proposed Northeast Energy Direct pipeline.