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Help Californians get the facts before they vote using Voter's Edge California! Partner with us and add the Voter's Edge ballot look up widget to your website.

What is Voter's Edge California?

Get the facts before you vote on November 6 using our unbiased online voter guide, VotersEdge.org/ca:

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Are you a county registrar or community group?

 Order Easy Voter Guides for purchase in bundles of 50 copies for $11.00 plus shipping and handling

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VICTORY! California Motor Voter – which automatically registers eligible voters when they complete a driver’s license, ID, or change of address transaction at the DMV – completed almost 800,000 voter registration transactions since launching. That includes almost 260,000 new registrations and more than 120,000 updated addresses that wouldn’t have otherwise happened.

Registration is the first step to participation in our democracy. Register now!

Shout out to our amazing coalition partners - defenders of democracy!

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In a sign of how modest expectations have become of Californians actually casting ballots, elections officials and advocates alike found relief Monday in the final tally showing 37% of voters cast ballots in June — small compared with total registration but the highest for a nonpresidential primary since 1998.

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Calling all teen artists! Announcing the Future Voters Art Contest for young artists age 15-18.  Submit your art and learn how to get ready to be a voter.

Deadline for submissions is August 13.

 

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REV UP! It's National Disability Voter Registration Week July 16-20! REV UP stands 4 Register! Educate! Vote! Use your Power! Launched by the American Association of People with Disabilities, AAPD is a convener, connector, and catalyst for change, increasing the political and economic power of people with disabilities. REV UP is a nonpartisan initiative focused on voter registration, ed, access, & engagement.  

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It is with profound sadness that we share the passing of Trudy Schafer, our beloved Senior Director for Program, lobbyist, and friend. For the past 25 years, Trudy made a lasting and transformative impact on California public policy and on the lives of all those she worked with. She was an extraordinary woman, and she leaves behind a remarkable legacy. Our heartfelt condolences to her husband John, her children Anne and Bob, and the entire Schafer family.

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If you love our work then tell the world! You have an opportunity to help us make even more of a difference in our community. GreatNonprofits-a review site like TripAdvisor-is honoring highly reviewed nonprofits with their 2018 Top-Rated Awards. Won't you help us raise visibility for our work by posting a review of your experience with us? All reviews will be visible to potential donors and volunteers. It’s easy and only takes 3 minutes!

Visit our online review page to get started!

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National Voter Registration Day September 25, 2018

Help make democracy work - get your community registered to vote!

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