Posted on November 30, 2017 in League News | comments

Take action to protect the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The tax bill passed by the Senate on Friday includes an amendment to eliminate a provision of the ACA known as the individual mandate. Eliminating this provision will...


Sunday, Dec 3, 1 pm Forum on Safety & Justice Forum: Learn More

Posted on November 29, 2017 in League News | comments

 At the Forum on Safety & Justice on Sunday Dec 3 at 1 pm at the Berkeley Public Library at 2090 Kittredge St, third floor, one possible topic will be equal treatment of people of all races by police. The National ...


Bring Your Concerns about Fair Law Enforcement and Community Violence: Sunday Dec. 3, 1:00 pm

Posted on November 28, 2017 in League News | comments

Bring your concerns about fair law enforcement and community violence to  this free Safety & Justice Forum in the Berkeley Main Library Community Room, 2090 Kittredge St,  Sunday afternoon, Dec. 3, 2017 from 1:00 &...


LWV St Petersburg FL Abolishes Super PACs in Local Elections & More League Action Reports

Posted on November 22, 2017 in League News | comments

The St Petersburg Fl League just  won its campaign to abolish Super PACs and limit foreign corporate spending in local elections. St Petersburg is teh first city in the nation to ban Super PACs. Julie Kessel, President ...


Daniel Kammen Reports on Bonn Climate Conference Wed Dec 13 7 pm

Posted on November 21, 2017 in League News | comments

Dr. Daniel Kammen, distinguished policy expert on energy and climate change, will report on the recently concluded Bonn Climate Conference on Wed., Dec 13,  7-9 pm in the Parlor Room of the Northbrae Community Church, 9...


Voter’s Edge Local Coordinator–Essential League Job–Work from Home

Posted on November 20, 2017 in League News | comments

Join Voter’s Edge California as a Local Coordinator for Berkeley Albany Emeryville. This job can be done by one person or a team of two or more.   Voters Edge is a  joint project of the League of Women Voters of Cal...


Picnic Success: Sunny Day, Attendees of All Ages Played, Chatted, Snacked

Posted on November 16, 2017 in League News | comments

A cheerful crowd of about forty turned out to enjoy our Veteran’s Day Picnic. Included in the gathering were Albany Mayor Peggy McQuaid, Emeryville Mayor Scott Donahue, and Berkeley City Council Member Ben Bartlet...


DACA Dreamers: Policy & Passion Nov 13, 6;30 pm

Posted on November 3, 2017 in League News | comments

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley, immigration attorney Dustin Bankston, DACA students and other invited officials will speak at a discussion of DACA: Dreamers Policy & Passion, on November 13 from 6:...


Leaguers Esteem and Adena Speak about their Public Service work at UCB

Posted on November 2, 2017 in League News | comments

League Member Esteem Brumfield and  President Adena Ishii recently spoke at the celebration of 50 years of public service at the University of California, Berkeley. In a short video posted with the UC story, Esteem talk...


Fire Safety Meeting Mon Nov 13 7:15pm

Posted on October 31, 2017 in League News | comments

Council Member Susan Wengraf announces a meeting about Fire Safety in Berkeley’s Very High Hazard Fire Zone  on Monday, November 13, 2017 at 7:15 pm at Northbrae Community Church, 941 The Alameda. The meeting is f...


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