Why Bother? Your State Legislature, Your Voice

February 7, 2013
9:00pm Central Time
The screening has ended.

RVSP to receive details and a reminder email about online screening event.


We'll send a reminder email one hour before the online screening event starts.

Be sure to create an OVEE account before the screening day.
 Add to CalendarfalseMM/DD/YYYY


We can't take RSVPs right now.
Please try again later.

Enter Screening

Welcome! Please sign in with one of the following options...

Create OVEE Account


Welcome to KLRU's social screening of "Why Bother? Your State Legislature, Your Voice", a presentation of Civic Summit. Throughout the screening we invite you to pose questions, make comments, share your views and discuss the topics presented with others.

Video Description

Your State Legislature, Your Voice

Many voters assume their job is done on Election Day, but citizens need to stay engaged to hold elected leaders accountable. What does it take to get your voice heard in the Texas Legislature? Hear from state legislators, community advocates, and the public about how to engage your representatives on issues you care about.

56min 49sec


  • Sara Robertson

    Creative Director at KLRU Civic Summit Producer

  • Allie Sandza

  • Libby


  • Ann Beeson

    Senior Fellow and Lecturer Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Life

Before you get started in OVEE:

1. Ensure you are using the most current version of your favorite browser:

2. Run a test to ensure OVEE works properly on your computer

The views and opinions expressed in this online screening are those of the presenters and participants, and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of ITVS, public broadcasting, or any entities hosting the screening.