Vote with the League 2020 – Berkeley

Posted on September 20, 2020 in League News | comments

BERKELEY MASURES FF Fire, Emergency Services and Wildfire Prevention      YES This is a new parcel tax that would appear on our property tax bills at the rate of $0.1047 per sq. ft. of buildings on the parcel. This is...

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Vote with the League 2020 – Albany

Posted on September 20, 2020 in League News | comments

ALBANY MEASURES BB Ranked Choice Voting      YES Ranked Choice Voting, also known as Instant Runoff Voting, is a tabulating system that first counts the votes for all the candidates running for t...

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The November 2020 Election

Posted on September 20, 2020 in League News | comments

FIND LOCAL CANDIDATES AND FORUMS HERE TO FIND CANDIDATES ONLY ON YOUR BALLOT VISIT VOTERS EDGE MEASURES FOR BERKELEY AND ALBANY The Pros and Cons for Albany’s 4 measures  –  Vote with the LeagueThe Pros and...

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Local Candidate forums: Election 2020

Posted on September 13, 2020 in League News | comments

STATE ELECTION CALIFORNIA STATE SENATE, District 9: FORUM September 23, 7:00 pm -7:30pmJamie Dluzak, Libertarian; Nancy Skinner, Incumbent. BERKELEY ELECTIONS Berkeley City Council, District 3: FORUM Monday, Septemb...

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Help Redistrict Berkeley

Posted on September 10, 2020 in League News | comments

Step Up for Democracy! You might be the Independent Redistricting Commission member the City of Berkeley is anxiously looking for! Applications to be on the Berkeley Independent Redistricting Commission are now being eag...

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The Interns of ’20 -’21

Posted on September 8, 2020 in League News | comments

The League’s internship program launched into its second year with a virtual orientation meeting on August 23rd. The training was attended by the incoming ‘20-’21 interns; outgoing Communications Intern Laszlo Zim;...

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Environmental Concerns: Oil and Gas Industry vs Healthy Communities

Posted on September 5, 2020 in League News | comments

Efforts to Enact Oil Drilling Setbacks in Frontline Communities of CaliforniaMonday, September 14, 2020 7:30PM to 9:00PM on eventbrite Click HERE to register for the event!   The discussion will include presentation of ...

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LWV along with other Groups Sue Postmaster General

Posted on September 2, 2020 in League News | comments

US POSTAL SERVICE LEADERS MUST RESTORE VOTER FAITH IN THE MAIL SYSTEM  On Tuesday August 18, 2020, the League of Women Voters of the United States, the National Urban League, and Common Cause filed a lawsuit against the...

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Census Forms Due 9/30

Posted on September 1, 2020 in League News | comments

The Census Bureau has recently declared that census papers with a postmark dated after September 30th or received after October 7th, will not be counted in this year’s census. Recent cuts to The Postal Service thre...

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The Mighty Mailers of Prop. 15 Brochures!

Posted on September 1, 2020 in League News | comments

Every LWVBAE member and supporter is getting the chance to do their part to propel Prop. 15 to victory! Schools and Communities First Team Leaders Elise Mills and Pat Tostenson recently stuffed envelopes with five copies...

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