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From advancing health care to protecting the environment, voters care about many issues. We promote social and economic justice as well as the health and safety of all Americans to defend democracy.

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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

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Click on Read More to see our list of current elected officials at each level of government to contact your representatives about these and other issues.

Photo of 2015 Fluker Award recipient Sandy Praeger

Since 1999, the League of Women Voters of Lawrence-Douglas County has honored a fellow citizen with the Helen Fluker Open and Accessible Government Award. The award is given in honor of the late Helen Fluker, who was a long-time League member serving on its board and twice as its president. Her career included working for Department of Army and the Department of State. In 2019, Sonja Czarnecki was honored at a luncheon in Lawrence on Sunday, March 24. 

Position

Structure of the City of Wheaton government.
League members at local rally
Event Date: 
May 4 2019 - 10:00am
Event location: 

LWV Diablo Valley office

This is our monthly advocacy planning meeting. Discussion may include local actions in support of positions from any level of the League, as well as updates on current priority issues such as housing, immigration, and healthcare.

Environment

Action Alerts

LWVDE Advocacy Corps supports a ban on single use plastic bags.

ACTION - attend April 18 Earth Day Kick-Off Event to show support.

Call to Action

Action Alerts

The Oakland City Council is holding a vote on Tuesday, April 16th at 5:00pm regarding the Measure AA Parcel Tax.

Location of LWV Boston 2019 Annual Membership Meeting
Event Date: 
Jun 18 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Tent City Community Room

Please come to our annual membership meeting at Tent City Boston on June18.  Light supper will be at 6 and the meeting starts at 7.

The speaker will be Christine Poff, Director of Communiy Preservation for the City of Boston.

LWV Earth Day Booth
Event Date: 
Apr 28 2019 - 9:00am
Event location: 

Balboa Park

The League of Women Voters of North County and The League of Women Voters of San Diego (LWVSD) have participated together in Earth Fair at Balboa Park for a number of years. The San Diego League has again reserved a spot and booth for Earth Fair 2019 but we in North County are in need of a volunteer or a few volunteers to help out on Sunday, April 28.

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