Alexandria Area League of Women Voters sprouts up in time for 2012 elections
Debates, forums, lawn signs; the 2012 election season is at peak popularity. Ninety-two years ago, one element prominent in today's races wasn't so popular, women.
Since passage of the 19th amendment to the United States Constitution on August 26, 1920, women's interest in politics has waxed and waned.
After a 20-year waning period, the Alexandria Area League of Women Voters (AALWV) is resurrecting its chapter.
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