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We were fortunate to have a stellar list of speakers last year.  The League would like to thank each of them for their contribution to expanding our knowledge of critical issues facing voters. 

Lateefa Simon with Nancy Beninati and Lois Corrin
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Lateefah Simon, President of Akonadi Foundation, talked about her background in San Francisco, how she came to be a community organizer, and her passion for her work in racial justice.

Civics in Action Award 2019
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The LWVP is delighted to announce that senior (now graduate) Laura Bryan was recognized by the Civics Department at PHS with the LWV Civics In Action Award. 

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The 2019 edition of Great Decisions wound up its year last week with a stimulating discussion about the “marginalization” of diplomacy and the State Department under the Trump administration.

Barbara Lee
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Congresswoman Barbara Lee cordially greeted members from various local League of Women Voters chapters in her Oakland district office on April 25, 2019.

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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!

Fair Maps Act signed by Gov Newsom
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Fair maps put people before politicians!

CA Census, be counted, California, Census, Community
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Be Counted! New resources for you!

California Votes for Women
Public Statement

On Nov 9, enjoy a day of festivities marking the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment’s ratification in California with presentation by LWVC president Carol Moon Goldberg