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Who are we? We are the League of Women Voters, an organization of women and men who want to make a difference in the political future of our country. We are a diverse, non-partisan, political group with a long-standing tradition of educating voters.

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VOTER Newsletter:  Election Edition
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Catch up on Election Info, read the VOTER!

Journey of a California Ballot
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Watch this entertaining video and learn about what happens to our CA ballots!

LWVO Candidate Forum City Council At-Large Race
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Watch the Candidate Forums for OUSD, City Council races, and others!

2020 Election Ballot Drop box
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Make a plan for how to cast your ballot!  Note the ballot drop box option!

The Myth of Voter Fraud
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Hear from Robert Reich on YouTube about the Myth of Voter Fraud!

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A brand-new tool to help voters learn more about the local elected officials who have the power to impact the criminal justice system

Oakland Easy Voter Guide November 2020
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Check out our Easy Voter Guides here!  Do your research on what's on your ballot!

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The City of Oakland is establishing its first-ever Homeless Advisory Commission and is seeking nine qualified Oakland residents to sit on the inaugural board.

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Read the candidates’ responses to important educational questions!

Be a Poll Worker!
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County elections officials depend on reliable, dedicated teams of poll workers to make every Election Day run smoothly. During the COVID-19 Pandemic, poll workers will be even more critical to our democracy.
100 years Strong Equality Day presentation

Wednesday, August 26th, 2020 - NOW available on demand!