The League has a Speaker's Bureau, which is available to speak to your organization on one of the topics listed below. No fee is charged for these presentations, but an honorarium is deeply appreciated.
Most presentations run 30 minutes with an additional 15 minutes for questions at the end.
Use the form at the right f you are interested in having us talk to your group. Please specify the topic of interest, your location, and the dates you are considering. Someone will contact you within 48 hours.
NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE: INTERSTATE COMPACT (NPVIC)
This presentation explains the origin and function of the Electoral College in the election of the President and Vice President of the United States. It then examines the changes some states are making to their delegate selection process to better reflect the popular vote.
FLORIDA CHARTER SCHOOLS
Charter Schools were created to offer innovative methods and provide courses not provided by the Florida public school system. This presentation examines the question: Are Charter Schools fulfilling their charter?
THE THREE BRANCHES OF THE U.S. GOVERNMENT : BALANCE OF POWERS
To ensure a central government in which no individual or group gains undue control, the Constitution of the United States divides the federal government into three branches. This presentation describes the powers of and the interrelationship between the Legislative, Executive and Judicial branches.
HEALTH CARE IN AMERICA
This presentation covers the private, government and hybrid insurance options available in America. It concludes by examining the outcomes of patient care in the U.S. compared to other countries.
GUN SAFETY IN FLORIDA (Available soon)
This presentation is currently being updated to reflect Florida’s current gun laws as well as legislative proposals to ensure a balance of individual Constitutional rights with the welfare of the community.
NOTE: LWVFL participates in a coalition circulating a petition banning assault weapons which will be proposed as a Florida Constitutional Amendment on the 2020 Ballot.
FLORIDA GOVERNMENT (Available soon)
This presentation is currently being updated.