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Indiana State Legislature Session Protocols
See 2021 safety protocols adopted by the legislature



Issue Advocate Handbook
This handbook is meant to help you understand your role as an Issue Advocate and what the LWVIN expects from you while in this position. The handbook is also a guide to what you can expect from the LWVIN board in terms of resources, response times, and assistance.  
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LWV United States


Talking points
Language and best practices state and local Leagues are encouraged to use for public outreach when working on LWVUS priority issues.

LWVUS Impact on Issues 2020-2022  
A Guide to Public Policy Positions from the national League

Congressional Interview Guide and Materials - January 2021
The League is releasing our revamped congressional interview program: Rep the League! The start of the 117th Congress this January provides League advocates with an extra opportunity to connect with freshman and returning lawmakers. 


Other Issue Tools In Depth 
From advancing health care to protecting the environment, voters care about many issues. Use these tools to promote our goals of social and economic justice as well as the health and safety of all Americans.

League Basics
An introduction to the League written by the LWVUS which provides an overview of governance, non-partisanship, finance, programming and positions, communication and membership.

League Lingo
A listing of terms and abbreviations frequently used within the League

Advocacy Vs Lobbying -LWVUS Whitepaper
A white paper from the LWVUS provides guidance



Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
View guidance from the LWVUS


   DEI Policy

   DEI Guide




LWV Indiana

LWV Indiana Position Page

LWVIN Nonpartisanship Policy - July 2019
The League takes action on governmental measures and policies in the public interest. However, it shall not support or oppose any political party or candidateMembers should read this policy carefully.