The League of Women Voters studies issues and, when sufficient consensus results, it adopts positions. They form the basis for the League's advocacy in matters of public policy.

League Positions

National positions

Impact on Issues includes the official LWVUS statements of position for each program area, briefly traces significant past actions and achievements, and indicates links among positions. It is updated following each biennial convention.

State positions

Where We Stand contains the positions adopted by LWVMA together with a brief history of League action using them. In addition to the positions included in this document, LWVMA adopted a position on the ballot question process at its May 2019 Convention.

Local positions

The 80th Anniversary Program Book includes the local positions adopted by the League of Women Voters of Amherst as well as summaries of state and national League positions.