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Looking Forward... Busy Months Ahead
President's Message (Arlene Woo)
League Announces Support for Nuclear Weapons Freeze
Legislative Committee Gearing up for Action
General Membership Meeting - Looking Ahead with League (Anne Marie Duca)
League Testifies at City Planning Commission Hearing
Bettye Harris Appointed Refugee Coordinator
Preparing for National Security Consensus -- Phase II
Do You Have Two Hours for League? (Mildred Walston)
Let's Talk about Council
How Much Time Does it Take to Be Active in League?
Presidential Debates
Advocacy Agenda
Forum on the Electronic Revolution


Advocacy Agenda

In the Post-Board Summary of its December meeting, National League reports the development of a unified Advocacy Agenda for 1984 that "broadens the traditional Action Agenda to encompass education, legislation, and litigation strategies."

The priority issues on the Action Agenda are:

  1. DC Voting Rights Amendment

  2. Voting Rights Enforcement

  3. Arms Control

  4. Environmental Protection

  5. Equal Rights for Women

Issues for Moderate Emphasis are:

Public Policy on Reproductive Choices, Early Projections of Election Results, Trade, United Nations, Hazardous Waste, Energy Conservation, Fair Housing, Cuts in Social Programs, and Citizen Access.

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