When:
September 16, 2017 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
2017-09-16T08:30:00-06:00
2017-09-16T15:30:00-06:00
Where:
Holiday Inn Denver East Stapleton
3333 Quebec St
Denver, CO 80207
USA
Contact:
League of Women Voters of Colorado
303-863-0437

Our Democracy is Now For Sale!

Invitation to Attend the LWVCO First Annual

Making Democracy Work!™ Conference

Huge amounts of dark money flow into elections at the national, state and local levels.

Learn what you can do to combat this dark money and more.

Download event flyer to share: MDW LWVCO Event 091617 Flyer

Registration:  $55 per person

Group Sales Discount for 10 or More: $50 per person 

NOTE: To receive group discount the registration must be made as one order.

Registration includes materials and luncheon buffet.

Deadline for registration is Friday, September 1st.

Purchase online now or mail check to the LWVCO,1410 Grant B204, Denver 80203.


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This conference will INSPIRE and provide SPECIFIC ACTIONS you can use to influence Money in Politics in Colorado and in your community.

Scheduled to Present:

Lisa Graves, Executive Director, Center for Media and Democracy

The Center of Media and Democracy is a nationally-recognized watchdog that conducts in-depth, award-winning investigations into corruption that undermines our democracy.

Elena Nunez, Executive Director, Colorado Common Cause
Colorado Common Cause is a non-profit organization fighting for open, honest and accountable government.

Colorado State University Professor

League of Women Voters ‘Money In Politics’ Activists

Topics to be covered:

  • How dark money has and is influencing democracy in Colorado.
  • How Supreme Court rulings have enabled the influence of large campaign donations.
  • What is ALEC? What is the Bradley Foundation?
  • Are the influences that worked in Wisconsin moving into Colorado?

The League is deeply committed to reforming our nation’s campaign finance system to ensure the public’s right to know, combat corruption and undue influence, enable candidates to compete more equitably for public office and allow maximum citizen participation in the political process. 

Conference Registration deadline Friday, September 1st. Space is limited. Register Now!

Discount hotel rooms available at Holiday Inn Denver East Stapleton ($109/room w/o taxes fees) until Wednesday, August 23rd. To book a room, use this link League of Women Voters of CO or call the Central Reservations at 1-866-380-6850 using the reference code “LWV” or “League of Women Voters of Colorado”.