League of Women Voters
The League of Women Voters is an American civic organization that was formed to help women take a larger role in public affairs as they won the right to vote. It was founded in 1920 to support the new women suffrage rights and was a merger of National Council of Women Voters, founded by Emma Smith DeVoe, and National American Woman Suffrage Association, led by Carrie Chapman Catt, approximately six months before the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution gave women the right to vote. Wikipedia*
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League of Women Voters has hosted 124 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1976 Statement. The year with the most events was 1994 with 16 events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 1980 with an average of 11,186 views per video. Most appearances with Dorothy Ridings (10), Walter F. Mondale (8), Ronald Reagan (6). Most common tags: Governor, Senate, House of Representatives.