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Ballot Measure and Other Results for June 7, 2016

Posted on Jun 11, 2016 in

As of June 8, 2016, all LWVBAE and League supported measures seem to have passed: Measure AA for SF Bay Restoration Authority won by 74.6%, so safely over the necessary 2/3 vote.  Albany's two school bond measure result...


Redefine Reinvent Relate

Posted on May 02, 2016 in

At the February board meeting LWVBAE Membership Growth Consultant Adena Ishii presented her vision on membership through the words: redefine, reinvent, and relate. She outlined how she wanted to “redefine” the w...


LWVUS Updates Money in Politics Policy; Adopts Campaign for Making Democracy work

Posted on Apr 21, 2016 in

The national League Board has just adopted a stringent updated policy on Money in Politics; it will replace the previous Campaign Finance policy. The highly detailed policy aims for political equality for all and maximum...


Report on Get Out The Vote Campaign Kickoff May 19 & Annual Meeting

Posted on May 20, 2016 in

A festive kickoff celebration of the League's Get Out the Vote Campaign was held on Thursday, May 19, at Northbrae Community Church. At least 100 people attended. Many in the unusually large crowd came to celebrate the a...


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