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Changing Times
5:48 pm
Tue November 12, 2013

League of Women Voters Facing Challenges in Rural Oregon

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A venerable civic organization faces tough challenges
  The League of Women Voters has been a fixture of elections for nearly a hundred years, organizing candidate forums and promoting voter participation across the country. 

Now, Jefferson Public Radio’s Liam Moriarty reports that, especially in rural areas, changing times mean those familiar civic programs are in danger of disappearing.

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