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League Election Results: New President and Board

Posted on May 23, 2017 in

The LWVBAE Officers and Board for 2017-18 elected at the Annual Meeting on May 11 will begin their terms July 1. The new officers will be: Adena Ishii, President, Christine Wenrich, Secretary, and Emily Beckhusen...

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Mayors Forum On Housing at May 11 Annual Meeting

Posted on May 25, 2017 in

Leaders of our three cities discussed a range of housing issues at the Mayors Forum on Housing on May 11. Mayor Jesee Arreguin of Berkeley and Mayor Scott Donohue of Emeryville were joined by Albany Vice Mayor Nick Pilch...

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Take Action: SAVE HEALTHCARE!

Posted on May 10, 2017 in

 Despite public opposition to repealing the Affordable Care Act, Congress is at it again. Legislation that would repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was pushed through the lower chamber this week and just like th...

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Sen. Alan Simpson's Matsui Lecture on Future of American Politics Video Here

Posted on May 23, 2017 in

"Senator Simpson is now in his mid 80's and past expecting to run for office, so he feels free to say what is on his mind. I think members would be interested," recommends LWVBAE President Deborah Malbec. The Institute o...

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Action Meeting on May 25 Cancelled; Come to June Team Meetings

Posted on May 23, 2017 in

Find out which of our Teams appeals to you. Drop in this month and meet the people and issues we're working on. Consult the Team pages and the calendar entries for more details--better yet check them out in person. Un...

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