Making Democracy Work

Make Democracy Work!

The League of Women Voters of Oak Ridge, a nonpartisan political organization for men and women, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League neither supports nor opposes any candidate, party, or political appointee.

The League works to bring about constructive change by

  • registering voters and defending voting rights.
  • informing citizens about their rights and responsibilities.
  • informing the public through our in-depth issue analyses.
  • sponsoring candidate debates and public issue forums.
  • taking action through lobbying for change.

Recent News

Our delicious annual Holiday Luncheon will be held on Sunday, December 3, at the DoubleTree Hotel. The event will start at 12:30 pm with a social time and cash bar. The luncheon and speaker will be at 1 pm. The special speaker will be Ram Uppuluri, senior policy advisor and communications consultant in Washington, D.C. He will present "In Search of Identity in the Age of Trump: My Adventures in Politics in Tennessee and Washington, D.C. from the 1980s to Today." Reservations are required by Monday, November 27, to Janis Williams, 483-1219 or The cost is $30 per person, to be paid at the door by cash or check only. For more information, see the invitation.

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The League of Women Voters of Oak Ridge greatly appreciates the support of our business sponsors, which include:

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Partner Agencies

The League of Women Voters of Oak Ridge has several partners in advocacy, including:

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