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News

Get the latest information on the Schools and Communities First Initiative, upcoming Voter Service opportunities, and our latest courageous woman, Marie W. Stewart!

Suzan Requa, LWVDV co-president
Blog Post

100 years later, women still power the vote through their management of campaigns for candidates and ballot measures, and by successfully campaigning to become elected officials themselves. In our county, we can be proud of the number of women in leadership roles.

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Blog Post

The League is already getting requests to help register voters or train registrars, and to participate in advocacy training with a focus on voter turnout. Check out the opportunities to join our Voter Service activities!

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News

Our October Voter has a lot for you -- TWO informative meetings this month (RSVP now!) Anniversary Celebration activities and information (check out the new suffragist bio!), a plea for help on affordable housing and homelessness, plus Diversity/Equity/Inclusion webinars.

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Blog Post

Homelessness and Affordable Housing are major problem areas in the Bay Area and in California.

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Stephanie Doute LWVC ED
Public Statement

California nonprofit hires energetic leader to propel the organization into the next centennial.

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News

What political parties have an open or closed primary?

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We advocated tirelessly at the Capitol to empower voters and defend democracy in California.

Cal Channel
Public Statement

20 orgs and 250 Californians signed petition criticizing the California Cable and Telecommunications Association's decision to eliminate Cal Channel.

Sb 72 passed allowing same day voter registration
News

Registering and voting on the same day allows for our democracy to be more inclusive!