Piedmont

Piedmont

Political Responsibility through Informed and Active Participation

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation of citizens in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Event Date: 
Apr 29 2018 - 3:00pm
Event location: 

Piedmont Community Hall

Catherine Crump is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Samuelson Law, Technology & Catherine Crump

The Color of Law
Event Date: 
May 11 2018 - 9:45am
Event location: 

Veterans' Hall

This event will begin with coffee and mingling at 9:45am followed by our Annual Membership Meeting promptly at 10am. The meeting will be followed by guest speaker, Richard Rothstein, at 11am and lunch at noon.

Event Date: 
May 3 2018 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Piedmont City Council Chambers

Hear the candidates and ask questions. Listen to the pros and cons for the seven ballot measures on the June ballot.

Action Alerts

The following letter was sent by LWVUS President on March 24th when hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets across the country to demand gun control.

Event Date: 
Apr 5 2018 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

North Oakland Senior Center

Tony Thurmond, Incumbent Assembly Member, is a candidate for another office. This leaves the District 15 seat open to a new slate of 12 candidates on June 5.

Democracy at Work

Articles News

LWVP Advises City Council on Public Input to City Charter Changes

Action Alerts

March For Our Lives - Saturday, March 24th from 10:00am - 12:30pm

Action Alerts

Signature Gathering for School & Communities First (aka Prop 13 Reform, Make It Fair Campaign and Close the Corporate Loophole)
LWV Making Democracy Work

Articles News

The League of Women Voters of Piedmont sent the following letter to the Piedmont Mayor, City Council Members and School Board.

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Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. The program model involves reading the Great Decisions Briefing Book, watching the DVD and meeting in a Discussion Group to discuss the most critical global issues facing America today. Each year, eight topics are chosen by a panel of experts. Below is the schedule for this year's Discussion Group. Participants choose which time slot to attend.

Holiday Ornaments

Articles News

Members of the League and their guests gathered at the Community Center the December to take part in our annual Holiday Luncheon. Dr.</body></html>

Women's March Oakland 2017

Articles News

LWVP joined an estimated 40-50,000 people in Oakland for the Women's March on Saturday, January 20th, 2018.

Vice Mayor, Teddy King, presents proclamation to LWVP

Articles News

The Piedmont League of Women Voters celebrated 70 years with a packed house and a healthy helping of both history and previews of what lies ahead.