Our News and Announcements

Stay up to date with our work and news.

Oakland Articles

Get Ready to Vote in Election 2020
News

Be sure you're ready to vote in the November 3 election!   Check out our Voter & Election Resources!

John Lewis
News

John Lewis will be a founding father of that fuller, fairer, better America.”  --President Barack Obama

Appreciating Diversity Film Series
News

Community screenings are suspended for the time being. Nevertheless, we are living in a golden age of documentaries, and we’ve been proud to show many great ones over the years.

Oakland downtown
News

LWVO has long advocated for open, transparent government. We are concerned that the rules of procedure under which our CC is currently operating do not provide appropriate notice and access.

Strengthening Democracy Award
News

Congratulations to the members of the Oakland League of Women Voters for winning the LWVUS Strengthening Democracy award at this year’s national convention.

Subscribe to Articles

Oakland Subscribed Articles

News

Get ready to vote and order your Easy Voter Guides today!

voter guide, unbiased, CAElections, League of Women Voters, ballot measures, california elections, voting, propositions, voter's edge, unbiased
News

Help Californians vote with confidence on Election Day using our unbiased online voter guide, Voter's Edge.

infographic, League of Women Voters, California, voting, grassroots, advocacy, women power the vote, work
News

The Fight for Democracy

redistricting deadlines extended in California
News

California is the first state to extend redistricting deadlines due to the Census Bureau delay.

California Redistricting Commission lacks representation, gerrymadering, California, League of women voters
News

We joined many organizations and allies in calling on the first 8 commissioners to address this dramatic and unacceptable underrepresentation when they select the next 6 commissioners. All communities must see themselves in this Commission.