League of Women Voters of Johnson County Legislative Forum
The League of Women Voters of Johnson County will host a Legislative Forum Saturday, Jan. 22, from 9:30 to 11 a.m., and will focus on education issues.
The forums provide opportunities for dialogue between the legislators and constituents in Johnson County. Legislators present information about issues they are working on, as well as summaries of critical matters before their respective chambers.
Co-sponsors of the January forum include Iowa City Education Association, American Association of University Professors, the Iowa City Community School District, University of Iowa Public Policy Center and Grant Wood Area Education Agency.
The League of Women Voters Johnson County is a nonpartisan political organization founded in 1920 and dedicated to keeping an informed electorate through education, advocacy and community events. The local League is a member of the National League of Women Voters, consisting of 50 state Leagues and 803 local chapters, and a member of the League of Women Voters of Iowa. The League continues to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment in 1920 permitting women the right to vote and the 100th anniversary of the founding of the League of Women Voters.