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The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation of citizens in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
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At the Wolf Lake Pavillion

The League of Women Voters of the Calumet Area and the City of Hammond are sponsoring the 4th of July Naturalization Ceremony at the Wolf Lake Park Pavilion on Monday at 6pm. Among the speakers will be State Rep. Linda Lawson, Hammond Councilwoman Janet Vanecz, Hammond Downtown Council President, Karen Maravilla, Bar Association Representative, Jennifer Hand and Senator Donnelly's Representative, Justin Mount. Judge Rodovich will preside. 51 people will become new citizens. Big band music and fireworks will follow the ceremony.

The Wolf Lake Pavillion is located at 2324 Calumet Avenue in Hammond.

Calumet Area League of Women Voters Leads Effort for Resolution Honoring Those Who Struggled for Womens' Voting Rights

On Monday, February 29, 2016, six members of the LWV of the Calumet Area joined members of several other chapters of the League in Indianapolis to take part in the presentation to the Indiana Legislature of a Resolution honoring three women who were leaders of Indiana's early women's rights movement. Read more.


MORE NEW CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORTS ONLINE! We have just uploaded the 2015 annual campaign finance reports. Could not find a pre election or pre primary report? We've added about 100 more of those that were recently filed. All told, there are more than 300 new reports now available here!


The most-recent Campaign Finance Reports are now ready for viewing. We have just uploaded the calendar year 2015 Pre Primary Reports and the 2015 Pre Election Reports.

View the most recent Campaign Finance Reports filed by Lake County candidates and PAC's at Lake County Campaign Finance Reports. Visit the League's Campaign Finance Online page for links to Campaign Finance Reports filed by candidates for State and Federal offices.