Thurs., June 28 – Sun., July 1, 2018 at Hilton Chicago - 720 S. Michigan Ave.

Proposed 2018-2020 LWVUS Program

The vote on the Proposed Program at Convention 2018 will be the culmination of months of Program Planning by state and local Leagues and Inter-League Organizations (ILOs). A proposed program was sent to Leagues along with the Program Planning Leaders Guide. 

List of Not-Recommended Items 2018

To be moved for consideration at Convention, a not-recommended item must be moved for and granted consideration before delegates can debate adopting them as amendments or substitutes to the Proposed Program.

Proposed 2018 Bylaws Amendments

Bylaws submissions were solicited from state and local Leagues and ILOs. None were submitted. The following proposed amendments are offered by the LWVUS Board. Amendments require a two-thirds vote of convention delegates.

Resolutions Process for Convention 2018

This article lays out the resolution process for Convention 2018. The resolution process will be presented to delegates at LWVUS Convention 2018 as part of the proposed Convention Rules. Resolutions express the will of the Convention body during the time of its convening.

Reserve Your Hotel Room

Non-discounted rooms are available at the Hilton Chicago and a block of rooms has been reserved at the nearby Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Chicago.

Explore Chicago On Your Own

Plan to come early and stay late to enjoy some of the many Chicago attractions.  In your free time, the attached walking tour map will guide you to many sights close to the hotel, and it also points out other attractions nearby.  For more information on what to see and do while in Chicago, see