The 2015 edition of They Represent You, updated to reflect the results of the 2015, in now on line.
Contact information for all Town of Amherst elected officials in included, as well as state and federal officials.
Voter Service comprises many activities that are fundamental to the League's mission, including voter registration, candidate forums, and the LWVA publication They Represent You listing elected officials and Town Meeting members in Amherst.
The League of Women Voters of Massachusetts has developed a Voters Guide for the general election on November 4, 2014, for the six statewide offices in Massachusetts: Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of the Commonwealth, Treasurer and State Auditor. The Guide presents candidates' unedited responses to questions posed by LWVMA on issues facing each office.
In addition to the three statewide questions referred to in the red booklet sent by the Secretary of State (1. Motor vehicle repair information, 2.Prescribing medication to end life, 3. Medical Use of Marijuana), there will be at least these two questions in our local districts.
Voter Service is fundamental to the League's mission. It includes
Voter education both before elections and throughout the year.
Voter registration on the town common, at high school and college events, and at town-wide events.
Candidate forums before local elections and on occasion during state elections in the district, often on a regional basis involving several local leagues.
Live Election Coverage a collaboration with Amherst Media; election results are gathered from the 10 precincts and then reported during an Election night show that includes special guests to discuss the results
They Represent You an annual publication produced by the Amherst League after town elections with contact information for state and local officials.