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News

This is our March newsletter, with plenty of interesting details about program planning, supporting HR 1, and some important upcoming events. Read it all!

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League Day: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Whether you attended League Day in San Francisco in February, or just wish you had, there are online resources available that support the messages from that meeting.

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Blog Post

Our LWVDV held its annual Program Planning meeting on Saturday, February 23, but we are not quite done – we need your help!

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Blog Post

Our national League of Women Voters strongly supports H.R. 1, the For the People Act, which has been introduced in the House of Representatives. The League actively participated in drafting this bill which protects voting rights, restores the Voting Rights Act, and makes illegal many of the forms of voter suppression which have become widespread in the past 10 years.

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Contra Costa County Superior Court is accepting applications for Civil Grand Jury service for the fiscal year 2019 – 2020. League supports effective government and encourages League members and others to apply for these important positions.

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SB 126 Authored by Senator Connie Leyva, requires charter school governing boards to comply with the same laws that traditional schools follow.

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High school students enter your art today and win $100!

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Meet our new intern and find what she will be doing at the League.

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Press Release

California State Asm. McCarty introduces ACA 6 that would create a 2020 ballot measure to restore the right to vote for Californians on parole