Mission Statement

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. 

We’re all equal on Election Day, and every one of us has the chance to stand up for the issues that matter most to our families, our communities and our country. The last date to register to vote is October 9, 2015.

November 3, 2015 is Election Day


 Candidates Forums

 Scheduled in the LWV East Nassau Area

The following candidates have been invited to attend, speak to the attendees, and answer questions:

Oct. 8 co-sponsored with North Merrick Library 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Library is located at 1691 Meadowbrook Rd. North Merrick.

This event will be live streamed at www.nmerricklibrary.org.

First candidates for County Legislative Districts 13 and 19, followed by Town of Hempstead Council District 5.

The district includes parts of Baldwin, Bellmore, Freeport, Merrick and Seaford.

Gonsalves R,C,I,REF

Napolitano D, WFP, WEP

Rhoads R,C,I,REF

Borecky, D,WFP,WEP

Sweeney, R,C,I,REF


Oct. 13 c0-sponsored with Plainview- Old Bethpage library 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Nassau County Legislature Districts 16 and 17, followed by

Town of Oyster Bay Town Board candidates.

The address of the library 990 Old Country Road, Plainview.


Oct. 28 Nassau County District Attorney candidates forum co-sponsored with the League of Women Voters of Nassau County and

Hofstra University Political Science Department and Hofstra Law School.

It is at the Law school room 308, from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 Save the Dates

  • Thursday November 12, 2015  6pm post election dinner with Joye Brown at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock Rd.
  • Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at noon at the Nassau Bar Association, Mineola holiday luncheon with a speaker on Women and the Law.