US and California League of Women Voters address BLM....
- The League of Women Voters of the United States issued a statement in reference to the death of George Floyd (complete statement.)
- 6/2/2020. LWVUS joined a letter with over 400 civil rights organizations calling on Congress to implement needed policing reforms. The letter urges congressional leadership to swiftly rectify the legacy of white supremacy and anti-black racism that has led to police violence against Black people across our country.
- We call on Congress to adopt legislative measures to ensure that police officers live up to their oath to protect and serve.
Sacramento League Engagement
- Joint Press Release: LWVSC and Black Women Organized for Political Action 6/8/20
The League of Women Voters of the United States and of California have issued statements in alliance with the Black community and civil rights movement as our moral imperative and fundamentally tied to our mission of empowering voters and defending democracy.
- Board of Supervisors: Emergency Declaration 6/4/20 LWVSC letter
- City of Sacramento: Notice of Intent to Observe Police Review Commission Meetings 9/30/19 LWVSC Letter
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