March VOTER features articles about the Trinity River plan, the 1965 Voting Rights Act, and a new Texas Department of Family and Protective Services plan for Dallas County.
You can also find links to LWV Texas Legislative Newsletters on our Newsletters page.
Dr Robert Sanborn, a noted leader, advocate and activist for education and children and the President and CEO of CHILDREN AT RISK will discuss connections between voter turnout and education
. He will enlighten us as to what Common Core is, how it compares to our curriculum in Texas, what's in our current curriculum on voting, and also share ideas on how Texas curriculum could be enhanced to better prepare our young people to become informed voters.
Colleagues from SMU and the Dallas League will update us at this meeting on the results of the voter turnout studies conducted in 2014.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
The Senior Source
3910 Harry Hines Blvd
RSVP to (214) 688-4125 or LWVDallas@sbcglobal.net
(please indicate if you'd like to reserve a box lunch for $10)