Study and Consensus
Read the current position
Read the memo for the discussion on February 12, 2013.
These are the positions being reviewed and updated.
Discussion meeting to be announced.
Delegates at Annual Meeting will vote to adopt or reject the revised position.
What we ask of local Leagues: Review and discuss the proposed revision when you receive it in early April and be prepared to vote at Annual Meeting.
A Lunch and Learn session was held on January 17, 2012. This can be viewed on "YouTube"
Government Privatization: History, Examples, and Issues Click here.
Additional Readings of Interest
Paul Starr, " The Meaning of Privatization," Yale Law and Policy Review 6 (1988): 6-41. Click here.
Privatization: A Seattle League Study Click here.
In The Public Interest, Backgrounder Brief: Privatization and Contracting Out of Municipal Services Click here.
Privatization: Questions State and Local Decisionmakers Used When Considering Privatization Options Click here.
Project On Government Oversight, Bad Business: Billions of Taxpayer Dollars Wasted on Hiring Contractors Click here.
More articles can be found at the League of Women Voters Privatization Study website Click here.
League of Women Voters Consensus Questions Click here.
Study materials are on the National League's website "League of Women Voters" .
Dr. Zorba Pastor, Carol Koby and Lisa Lamkins (Advocacy Director-AARP Wisconsin) present information on the Affordable Care Act and what it means for the consumer. view tape of program from October 30, 2012 on JATV, Cable Channel 98 and 994 on Monday, Novwember 5 at 11:50 a.m., 4:50 p.m. and 9:50 p.m.
The program may also be viewed on "YouTube"