Berkeley MLK Breakfast: 8 Free Tix or Buy Your Own NOW for Mon Jan 16, 8 – 10 am

Posted on January 3, 2017 in League News News Archive | comments

Now is the time to get your ticket to Mon-with a free ticket as a first year member or by buying your own ticket. The League of Women Voters of Berkeley, Albany,  Emeryville is proud to be one of the sponsors of this ev...

More

LWVBAE Natural Resources: Climate Change Team & Environmental Concerns Speaker Series

Posted on January 3, 2017 in News Archive | comments

The League of Women Voters Berkeley, Albany and Emeryville’s Natural Resources committees are at the forefront of education and action for the environment. Our Climate Change Team,is currently chaired by Regina Beatus ...

More

Let’s Hear from You! Program Planning Jan 11, 7 pm

Posted on January 1, 2017 in News Archive | comments

With the election over, it’s time to plan ahead.  Our annual program planning meeting will be at 7:00 PM, January 11.  This is your chance to set our education and advocacy priorities for Berkeley-Albany-Emer...

More

Standing Rock First Hand Report: Environmental Concerns Mon, Jan 9

Posted on December 30, 2016 in News Archive | comments

Filmmaker Christopher (Toby) McLeod will report on his December visit to Standing Rock at the Environmental Concerns meeting on Monday, January 9, from 7:30 to 9 pm in the Parlor Room, Northbrae Community Church, 941 the...

More

New appointment by League of Women Voters of California

Posted on December 20, 2016 in News Archive | comments

Our own Linda “Diz” Swift has been appointed by the League of Women Voters of California Board of Directors as the Program Director for Climate Change. Diz also serves as a consultant to the League of Women V...

More

Watch the Video: Berkeley Council Dist 4 Special Election Forum

Posted on December 6, 2016 in News Archive | comments

Watch the League District 4 Candidates Forum with  Ben Gould and Kate Harrison. If you live in Berkeley District 4 (see map below): Register or re-register by Monday, February 20, 2017 if you have moved or changed y...

More

President Deborah Malbec: League Challenges in 2017

Posted on December 6, 2016 in News Archive | comments

What an election season!  The ups, the downs!  All of the local Berkeley and Albany measures came out with the results recommended by LWVBAE.  Berkeley voter participation was over 78% – that in itse...

More

25% Membership Increase in 2016 with First Year Free Membership Option

Posted on December 6, 2016 in News Archive | comments

League’s membership has increased by a remarkable 25% since spring of 2016--that is 76 new members– LWVBAE Membership Growth Consultant Adena Ishii reported at the December Board Meeting–thanks to the i...

More

Fight Voter Suppression: LWVUS Top Priority 2017

Posted on December 6, 2016 in News Archive | comments

Voter suppression is back. And it is as outrageous as it is indefensible. Across the country, legislators and election officials in many states are working to stop eligible voters from voting, or to make it much harder f...

More

Barbara Lee Speaks About Voting Rights

Posted on December 4, 2016 in News Archive | comments

Before the 2016 elections when we were holding forums for local candidates for office, we invited Barbara Lee and her Republican opponent, Sue Caro, to answer League and audience questions. Unfortunately Ms. Caro did not...

More



View all news