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

Upcoming Elections

There are two elections in 2014, each containing a number of offices and proposals. LWV is offering VOTE411, Candidates' Nights, and Voter Guides containing nonpartisan information to help the voter make informed decisions in these elections. The information is obtainable thru a link on this website. Click on: You can also obtain voter information on the LWV Oakland Area website

The election dates are as follows:
Primary Election: Tuesday, August 5, 2014
General Election: Tuesday, November 4, 2014

The List on the ballot for the Primary Election is:
Representative in Congress 11th District
State Senator 13th District
State Representative 41st District
County Commissioners (11th, 16th, and 20th Districts)
Judge for 52-4 District Court
Proposals: 2 ballot proposals (one State and one County)
Precinct Delegates

The List for the November General Election include:
Governor/Lt Governor
Secretary of State
Attorney General
Representative in Congress + 11th District
State Senator + 13th District
Rep in State Legislature + 41st District
State Boards (Education, UofM, Wayne State, etc)
County Commissioners (11th, 16th, and 20th Districts)
Community College Board
Troy School Board

You can't vote if you are not registered. If you are unsure, you can check with the Troy city clerk's office at 248.524.3316.


US Congressional -- District 11
State Senate -- District 13
State Representative -- District 41
Oakland County Commissioners-Districts 11, 16, 20