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Who, What, Where – the Local Candidate Forums for the Nov 8 election

Posted on Sep 24, 2016 in

THE NOVEMBER 2016 ELECTION The elections listing is constantly being updated. Please check back for updated information and videos. The Pros and Cons for the California Propositions are at Voters Edge. These are...


Minimum Wage in Berkeley

Posted on Aug 29, 2016 in

Discussions on minimum wage have been on-going in the City of Berkeley for over three years, without agreement.  Proponents of two competing ballot measures have now reached agreement on a City Ordinance, but not in tim...


School Board Meets for First Time in 2016-2017

Posted on Sep 16, 2016 in

What’s on the minds of the Berkeley School Board?  Our Civics Education Team attended the first meeting of the 2016-2017 school year of the BUSD Board to find out. Discussion focused on the report of the initial re...


The League Needs You

Posted on Sep 07, 2016 in

You joined the League of Women Voters because you care about your community and you care about democracy.  Here are some ways you can help the League do its work.   Whether you are ready to volunteer or want to disc...


Let Your Voice Be Heard

Posted on Aug 30, 2016 in

Preparing to Vote UP and DOWN the Ballot Voters face a complicated ballot this November Election. We are encouraging voters to not only vote the top of the ballot, but also down the ballot so local offices are filled an...


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