19th Amendment to be discussed



BAR HARBOR — The League of Women Voters will present the second in a series of talks about women’s suffrage and the right to vote Tuesday, June 18 at 7 p.m. at the Jesup Memorial Library.

The will be a panel discussion about the passing of the 19th Amendment with Rhea Côté Robbins, Maulian Dana and Anna Keller. 2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the landmark change, which gave some women the right to vote.

Côté Robbins is a founder and Executive Director of the Franco-American Women’s Institute, which is an organization to promote awareness about the contributions of the Franco-American women to the culture, their families and the communities they live in. Maulian is a Penobscot Tribal Citizen and serves as the appointed Ambassador for the Nation. She was appointed by Chief and Council in 2017 and reappointed to a four-year term in 2018. This position serves as the government relations representative for local, state and federal governments. Keller is the executive director of the League of Women Voters Maine

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