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Election Day Registration is about to become a reality statewide. Starting in 2020, EVERY polling place in the state will allow voters to register and vote all the way up through Election Day.

LWVC Bill Status Report
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The League of Women Voters of California was out in force.

Schools and Communities First Initiative
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The Schools and Local Communities Funding Act will restore over $12 billion per year to California’s schools!

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To broaden and deepen the Oakland League’s understanding of the diversity of our community and the factors that influence civic participation within diverse Oakland communities, LWVO commissioned a unique research project to help us better underst

LWVO October 2019 letter to City Council re: Measure AA
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Court upholds LWVO view of Measure AA vote; LWVO asks City Council NOT to appeal.

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Stephanie Doute LWVC ED
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California nonprofit hires energetic leader to propel the organization into the next centennial.

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