Police Review Commission And Use of Force Policy – 1st of a Series

Posted on June 20, 2020 in League News | comments

Police Review Commission gets the go ahead from Berkeley City Councilmembers for the Use of Force Policy. LWVBAE members have been attending Berkeley’s Police Review Commission (PRC) meetings since before the Winter Ho...


Virtual convention caucuses free to observers

Posted on June 16, 2020 in League News | comments

Convention Observer registration closed June 17 but you can still register for most Convention Caucuses and Information Sessions that occur Monday June 22 through Wednesday June 24. The National League has recently opene...


Climate Change Team Meeting Report

Posted on June 13, 2020 in League News | comments

On May 19th the Climate Change Team held a  meeting centered around a presentation by Eric Arens and the City of Berkeley’s potential Climate Action Fund. Eric displayed a modified version of a presentation on cli...


Rekindling a conversation about health care

Posted on June 9, 2020 in League News | comments

It has been a long time since LWVBAE has held a conversation on health care. The issue is particularly relevant at a time when lives and communities have been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Besides exposing vulnerab...


Shape Another Fruitful Year for Our League!

Posted on June 8, 2020 in League News | comments

Dear LWVBAE Supporter and/or Member, COVID-19 strikes again – metaphorically! Our League is pivoting from its traditional letter on paper for its Spring Fund Raising Drive to an electronic letter. We are taking this st...


Annual Meeting Report

Posted on June 8, 2020 in League News | comments

Thanks to the ZOOM management expertise of Board Director Kandea Mosley, Treasurer Cynthia Chen and LWVBAE intern and Albany High graduate Karanina (Laszlo) Zim, the League’s first virtual Annual Meeting was a great su...


Our national League’s stand against systemic racism

Posted on May 30, 2020 in League News News Archive | comments

The League of Women Voters of Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville thanks our national League for standing against systemic racism in its myriad forms. We too mourn the incomprehensible loss of life at the hands of police office...


League Virtual Happy Hour

Posted on May 27, 2020 in League News | comments

League members are invited to attend next week’s virtual happy hour at 2 PM, Tuesday June 2nd. The occasion will be an opportunity to mingle with other members and practice using Zoom functions for electronic meeti...


Interns and the Quarantine Life

Posted on May 26, 2020 in League News | comments

On Saturday, May 16, our League interns and leaders held their second virtual meeting, featuring a presentation by LWVBAE President Ruby MacDonald on state budgeting. Also present were Schools & Communities First! In...


Future of California Elections 2020

Posted on May 19, 2020 in League News | comments

Virtual Conference: Responding to This Moment in Elections One of the more astounding Executive Orders issued by Governor Gavin Newsom lately has been N-64-20, enabling all California voters to vote-by-mail in the Nov. 3...


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