Our Work & Committees

In the course of examining local issues, the League will do a careful study and sometimes hold public symposiums to gather community input on important topics. Other times the League participates in public activity on specific issues.

LWV Pasadena Area Commitees

LWV Pasadena Area Studies & Research

Our studies are frequently incorporated by studies at the National level. You can find the list of topic studies at National on the Education Clearinghouse page.

The League has been active in efforts to secure and preserve affordable housing in the San Gabriel Valley area in support of the LWVC position; it has undertaken a number of activitie

Our League formed an Education Advocacy Committee in January 2006 to use our education program positions to be part of the solution to the high school dropout problem in our ten communities.

  • In 2016, the LWVPA participated in a consensus for the California Public Higher Education 2013-16 position, outlined here.

The League of Women Voters has been at the forefront of the environmental protection movement for decades, consistently supporting legislation to preserve our nation’s natural resources and protect our public health. 

The League has established extensive positions on healthcare at the national level.

Election Systems Study: LWV California commenced a study of voting systems for electing legislative bodies and executive officers at both the state and local levels.

The LWV California campaign helped produce this video in 2015 to restore revenue to schools, public services and infrastructure repair.

The LWVPA participated in the LWVUS study on privatization.

June 29, 2015 Supreme Court of the US: Decision
Independent Redistricting Commission

Rutgers Eagleton Institute of Politics: Center for American Women and Politics: This organization posts fact sheets on the numbers of women in government