Long Beach Area

Long Beach Area

Empower Voters - Defend Democracy - Be Engaged

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization,encourages informed and active participation in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy. We do not support or oppose any political party or any candidate. We do, however, take action on selected government issues in the public interest.

We are actively looking for new members in the Long Beach, Lakewood and Signal Hill areas.  While we welcome all ages and both men and women, we are looking for the Millenials to get involved. If you are a High School or College student please consider our low cost membership fee of $10 and get ENGAGED in your community by working with passionate people with the same goal of DEFENDING Democracy.  Get involved in EMPOWERING voters by working to educate our community on topics and policies that effect everyone!

The League of Women Voters is the most respected and effective grassroots organization in the country, and open to men and women of all ages. Our members make a visible difference by serving as community leaders using their experience to create positive, lasting change in our communities.

Students article

Getting students to vote on election day was the highlight of a town hall at the university.

Pros and Cons Ballot Briefing 2018
Event Date: 
Oct 6 2018 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Los Altos Long Beach Library

 Open the flyer to get details on this must attend event before the November election day! 


Action Alerts

September is National Voter Registration Month and over the next several weeks the League will be out in f

John McCain
Blog Post

The Restless Wave – Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights and Other Appreciations             

By John McCain and Mark Salter
Blog Post

The League of Women Voters Long Beach provides Pros and Cons information for the voting public to assist with your voting decision for the November 2018 Ballot Measures.

Blog Post

Here is an important article on "Addressing Homelessness in Long Beach" written by Long Beach LWV Member Zhita Rea with assistance from other League members, Jane Bemis and Natalie Swit.