Local Government

Local Government

We support measures to further good government through the support of non-partisanship in local government and the support of legislation which permits increased flexibility in California State law governing general law counties.

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News

Get the latest information on candidates forum and Voter's Edge California, the Schools and Communities First Initiative, lots of Anniversary celebration activities, the Census, healthcare, and more!

Tulare County
Event Date: 
Sep 17 2019 - 11:30am
Event location: 

Left of Center

If it’s important and has anything to do with Jerry Brown’s administration and major California public policy issues, Diana Dooley was in the middle of it.

Position

The League of Women Voters of Louisville and Jefferson County believes that decent, suitable, desirable, and affordable housing should be available for all in our community without discrimination as to economic status, race, color, creed, ethnic origin, familial status, sex, age, or physical or mental handicap. 
Event Date: 
Feb 9 2019 - 9:30am
Event location: 

Peace Lutheran Church

Nevada County has a thriving and valuable presence statewide in providing medical cannabis to patients.  Regulatory and economic developments in recent years have brought the future viability of the medical cannabis model into question

LWV VC at Ventura City Council for International Women'd Day
Event Date: 
Feb 13 2020 - 11:00am
Event location: 

Ventura College of Law, Classroom #1 located off the courtyard

Open to all members or anyone interested in learning more about the League.  

Position

Structure of the City of Wheaton government.
Training
Event Date: 
Feb 18 2020 - 4:30pm
Event location: 

Kingston Library

This is a workshop on what takes to be an effective, confident meeting observer. Whether for county or town government, library or school boards, your presence will have a positive impact on how these organizations work.

Washington State Constitution
Event Date: 
Mar 17 2020 - 11:00am
Event location: 

Olympic College Library

March Program:  Alternate Forms of Government Under the State Constitution

Typical meetings run something like this (times may vary slightly:)

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Event Date: 
Feb 13 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Logan Temple AME Zion Church

Come hear from the candidates for Knox County School Board.

DISTRICT 2
John Meade
Jennifer Owen

DISTRICT 3
Tony Norman

Position

The League of Women Voters of the Copper Country supports the following goals: 1. Provide consistency of practices in all local voting jurisdictions including a. training of poll workers, especially instruction in requirements for assisting people with disabilities b. payment of poll workers c. maintaining political balance (major political parties) of poll workers and d. provision of privacy for voters 2. Promote ability of all local voting jurisdictions to access state Qualified Voter Lists electronically. 3. Encourage local clerks to provide absent voter ballots automatically for every election to people with disabilities, senior citizens, and other eligible voters who request continuing service. 4. Increase voter information and education for all elections to all areas of the Copper Country.

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