CT Atty General Jepsen speaking to Darien LWV


CT Attorney General George Jepsen spoke at the LWV Darien 11-16-2016 meeting on the impact of the recent lower court trial ruling "CT Coalition for Justice in Education Funding (CCJEF) vs Rell". To review a recording of the program, please click here.

LWVCT Fall Conference, October 2016

"Follow the Money: Money in Politics in CT." The 2016 Fall Conference, second session in Hartford. How much of an influence does "dark money" have on the politics of CT? Where does this money come from? How does the Citizen's Election Program in CT push back? Is "dark money" a problem? How does the "Citizens United" decision play into the equation? How can voters track the flow of money? Please watch the video below and join our knowledgeable panel to explore this important topic.

What we do

Welcome to the League of Women Voters of Darien

The League of Women Voters is a national, non-partisan, political organization that encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in their government.

“Democracy is Not a Spectator Sport, let YOUR Voice Be Heard!”

What we do for Darien.
  • At election time we prepare a nonpartisan Voters Guide, including all local and state candidates, that is printed in the town newspaper.
  • We present Candidate debates for all local offices.
  • We print and distribute Government Guide to inform citizens about who represents them.
  • We print and distribute Guide to the RTM to encourage citizen participation and knowledge.
  • We print and distribute Know Your Town a reference guide of town government, town services, and community and civic organizations.
  • We also provide publications at the Library and Town Hall on state government and state issues.
  • We have a local website for information on current issues and schedules.
How you can make a difference!
  • By voting in every election
  • By nominating and electing representatives who reflect your point of view
  • By reading the local newspapers and attending public meetings to develop informed opinions
  • By advising government representatives of your views
  • By joining with others in community organizations
  • By becoming a candidate for government office.