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Schools and Communities First Press Conference

Conference announcing 860,000 signatures to qualify Schools and Communities First on November 2020 ballot! The League of Women Voters joined Communities for a New California, Faith in Fresno Clergy Caucus, 99Rootz, and California Alliance for Retired Americans.

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The League of Women Voters of Fresno is a nonprofit, nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government.                 We influence public policy through education and advocacy. 

 

 

 

 

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 Celia Wexler of Who.What.Why on the League's increase membership after the

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The California Supreme Court issued a landmark ruling on Christmas Eve in favor of the public-interest appellants League of Women Voters of Fresno, Sierra Club, and Revive the San Joaquin.

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Should physicians, and especially physicians’ groups, “stay in their own lane?” The NRA thinks so when it comes to gun control legislation.

Save the Date
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SAVE THE DATE - SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23RD

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You can enroll in the Citizens Police Academy and for one day a week for 15 weeks learn all about the department, visit and shoot at the gun range, mingle with police dogs and even allow them to “attack” you if you are so inclined.

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Site Visit to the Perinatal Wellness Center, located at the West Fresno Regional Center. At the board meeting the Department presented the Outcomes Report.

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FUSD Board of Education: There will be new faces on the Board beginning in December. Chris Delacerda lost his election to Veva Islas in the McLane area.

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Voter Services continues to work elections and so the report for the 2018 general election is not yet complete but as of now here is the Voter Services Report from Liz Shields and observations from two Elections Observers: 

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TRANSFORMATION JOURNEY by Marianne Kast          When we hosted a regional meeting with Helen Hutchison, LWV CA President, recently, she outlined some of the barriers to the League’s process of moving successfully into its second century of existe

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The Education Committee studied the charter schools within Fresno Unified's boundaries. The report was completed in October 2018.

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Check your inboxes each week for the newly created weekly League news updates.  

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Reports on the work of Priority Committees established at the Program Planning meeting last February.

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Recharge Fresno: The City of Fresno completed construction of Recharge Fresno, a major water system upgrade, last month.