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LWV-Glendale/Burbank responds to disruption of candidates forum at Burbank City Hall. Read our report on the forum and watch the forum on the Burbank YouTube Channel:

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Sacramento, CA - This election, voters face long ballots and are being asked to weigh in on a wide variety of critical issues.   Whether you vote early, by mail, or on Election Day, we’ve made the decisions easier.

LWVMA Move 2018

Voting is a right and a responsibility of citizens in a democracy. 

The League of Women Voters of Massachusetts empowers Massachusetts voters with comprehensive information about voting, elections and candidates to help all citizens participate fully.

The 2018 Voters' Guide was created in order to assist informed, active participation by all Massachusetts voters in this election cycle.

Event Date: 
Jan 12 2019 - 9:30am
Event location: 

Peace Lutheran Church

Guest speakers Nancy Baglietto, Director of Hospitality House and Mike Dent, Nevada County Director of Housing will explain the new sources of state funding, directed at alleviating chronic homelessness in Nevada County.  They will also discuss cu

Event Date: 
Feb 9 2019 - 9:30am
Event location: 

Peace Lutheran Church

Nevada County has a thriving and valuable presence statewide in providing medical cannabis to patients.  Regulatory and economic developments in recent years have brought the future viability of the medical cannabis model into question

January Community Forum

DATE: January 16, 2019
TIME: 12-2:00PM
PLACE: Faulkner Gallery, Santa Barbara Public Library, 40 E. Anapamu St., Santa Barbara, CA
LIVE STREAMING: Live Streaming of Forums is on Facebook @LWVSB.
The League of Women Voters of Santa Barbara is currently updating our local “Homelessness” policy position to better reflect current best practices. As part of this process we are pleased to bring together a panel to discuss the topic. We will provide an update on the new Home For Good Santa Barbara County Coordinated Entry System. Experts in the area will address the Coordinated Entry system including: Street Outreach, Emergency Shelter and Housing and discuss local data and long-term solutions. Click "Read more" to learn details about this program.


We support measures to promote an open government system that assures opportunities for citizen participation in government decision making. Please click "Read More" (to the right in red letters) to see list of specifics.

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