Press Release - League of Women Voters of California Powers the Vote - Nonpartisan Resources Help Voters Understand Long Ballot

Press Release - League of Women Voters of California Powers the Vote - Nonpartisan Resources Help Voters Understand Long Ballot

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Public Statement
Date of Release or Mention: 
Thursday, October 25, 2012

Sacramento, California (PRWEB) October 25, 2012

With less than two weeks until the November election, The League of

Women Voters of California Education Fund is powering the vote. The

League is preparing voters in California to feel confident when casting

their vote using these trusted, nonpartisan resources:

1. Need info and videos on the statewide ballot measures?

View NEW ballot measure videos produced in partnership with the California Channel - http://www.youtube.com/user/LWVCEF.

Read the Pros & Cons and our handy How to Evaluate Ballot Measures info - http://cavotes.org/vote/election/2012/november/6.

2. New or busy voter with multilingual needs?

Use the Easy Voter Guide in English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese,

and Korean with info on the statewide election. This handy educational

tool has accompanying videos and other basic voting resources at http://www.easyvoterguide.org.

3. Want your entire ballot in one place on the go?

Use the comprehensive http://www.Smartvoter.org mobile service by entering your address confidentially and view your entire ballot and find your polling place.

4. Struggling to find information on local races and measures?

Contact your local League of Women Voters http://cavotes.org/local and go to http://www.Smartvoter.org and enter your address.

“In California, voters need trustworthy, user-friendly information,”

said Jenny Waggoner, President of the League of Women Voters of

California Education Fund. “The official election information is the

size of a textbook. We believe using technology to reach the 21st

century voter with customizable content in flexible formats will empower

Californians to vote their values, vital to a healthy democracy.”

For more information on the League of Women Voters of California Education Fund (LWVCEF) visit http://www.cavotes.org or be aprt of the conversation and like the LWVCEF on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/cavotes.

Please vote on November 6, 2012!

The League of Women Voters of California Education Fund conducts our

voter service and citizen education activities. It is a 501(c)(3)

corporation, a nonpartisan non-profit educational organization, which:

  •     Builds citizen participation in the democratic process.
  •     Studies key community issues at all government levels in an unbiased manner.
  •     Enables people to seek positive solutions to public policy issues through education and conflict management.

Interviews available upon request.

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