Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
1912 Center
Fiske Room
412 E Third St
Moscow, ID 83843
LWV MOSCOW - Public Welcome. Lisa Carlson and Ray Dacey will discuss "Basic Games of Politics and International Relations" at the League of Women Voters of Moscow forum noon-1 p.m. Wednesday (March 7) in the Fiske Room of the 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow.

The presentation will begin with the prisoner's dilemma game, show how it morphs into the chicken game and the stag hunt game, and then explain how these three games model important international interactions -- for example the Cold War, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the US-North Korea standoff, the emergence of the social contract).

Lisa Carlson is Borah professor of political science at the University of Idaho and Ray Dacey is UI professor of business and adjunct professor of philosophy.

The Public is invited to attend.

Monday, March 12, 2018
11:30pm - 1:30pm
Coeur D Alene Public Library - Jameson Room
702 E Front Ave
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
LWV KOOTENAI COUNTY - CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION IMPLICATIONS. Tony Stewart has been invited to lead a discussion on the implications of a Constitutional Convention.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
  LWV MOSCOW - No Meeting - Spring Break.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
1912 Center
412 E Third St
Moscow, ID 83843
LWV MOSCOW NOON MEETING - PUBLIC WELCOME. Don Burnett will present "Impeachment: A Nonpartisan Look at a Hyper-partisan Topic" at the League of Women Voters of Moscow forum 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday (March 20) in the Great Room of the 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow.

The U.S. Constitution provides for removal of federal civil officers -- including the president, members of the cabinet and judges -- upon impeachment by the House of Representatives and conviction by the Senate. Burnett will discuss the historical background of the constitutional language, divergent viewpoints on the grounds for impeachment, and examples of how the language has been applied in select cases.

Burnett's career has encompassed service as an interim president of the University of Idaho, dean of two law schools, appellate judge, state bar president, Army Judge Advocate General's Corps officer, practicing lawyer, and law teacher. He is professor of law (emeritus) at UI.

The Public is invited to attend.

Saturday, March 24, 2018
McEuen Park Pavilion
420 East Front Avenue
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
LWV Kootenai County Voter Registration. The League of Women Voters of Kootenai County is conducting Voter Registration during March For Our Lives
Monday, April 9, 2018
Fire Station
1500 N. 15th St.
Coeur D Alene, ID 83815
LWV KOOTENAI COUNTY -. Meeting with Representative Eric Redman to Discuss Medicaid Expansion and Healthcare in General (30 minutes). Remainder of Meeting will be to Open a Nominating Committee and Plan Calendar for Next Year's Monthly Meeting Schedule
Healthcare: Attendees are welcome to present statements or questions to the representative.
Nominating Committee: Judy Edwards, facilitator Calendar: Seeking all member's ideas and volunteership to facilitate meeting and presentations. Lisa Schaff and Judy Edwards, facilitators Attendees are welcome as early at 11:45 a.m. For your own comfort, if you please, bring a brown bag lunch