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Please contact our Communications Manager, Elizabeth Leslie: eleslie [at] lwvc.org or (888) 870-8683

View our recent press releases and statements to the public.

Announcement

For the first time the candidates running for the open seat in the Senate District 15 participated in a televised debate at Cabrillo College.Sam Blakeslee, Jim Fitzgerald, Mark Hinkle amd John Laird were all on hand to answer questions that were submitted by the public. The forum was sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Weekly, Cabrillo College, KION-TV and KUSP Public Radio.  Watch the debate here: http://www.kionrightnow.com/Global/story.asp?S=12919872

Announcement

EditorialA Welfare Check and a Voting CardPublished: August 9, 2010 in the New York TImes

Announcement

EditorialA Welfare Check and a Voting CardPublished: August 9, 2010 in the New York TImes

Op-Ed
August 10, 2010

EditorialA Welfare Check and a Voting Card 

Op-Ed
August 10, 2010

EditorialA Welfare Check and a Voting Card 

Announcement

State Senate Candidates Square Off on August 12

All four candidates running for the open seat in the 15th State Senate District have agreed to participate in a forum co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters and the Santa Cruz Weekly newspaper. The candidates are:

Sam Blakeslee, Republican from San Luis Obispo

Jim Fitzgerald, Independent from Nipomo

Mark Hinkle, Libertarian from Morgan Hill

John Laird, Democrat from Aptos

Announcement

State Senate Candidates Square Off on August 12

All four candidates running for the open seat in the 15th State Senate District have agreed to participate in a forum co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters and the Santa Cruz Weekly newspaper. The candidates are:

Sam Blakeslee, Republican from San Luis Obispo

Jim Fitzgerald, Independent from Nipomo

Mark Hinkle, Libertarian from Morgan Hill

John Laird, Democrat from Aptos

Announcement

Order nonpartisan Easy Voter Guides for your voter education and outreach activities for the November election.

The Easy Voter Guide is printed in English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese and Korean.

Your order will be shipped between September 7-12. Order online now. Minimum order 50.

Announcement

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger nominated 3rd District Court of Appeal Justice
Tani Gorre Cantil-Sakauye as the next chief justice of the California Supreme Court.

This would make her the first Asian American to lead the state's judiciary
and give the California Supreme Court a female majority for the first time
in its history.

Justice Cantil-Sakauye nomination will be on the November 2, 2010 ballot for voter confirmation.

Announcement

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger nominated 3rd District Court of Appeal Justice
Tani Gorre Cantil-Sakauye as the next chief justice of the California Supreme Court.

This would make her the first Asian American to lead the state's judiciary
and give the California Supreme Court a female majority for the first time
in its history.

Justice Cantil-Sakauye nomination will be on the November 2, 2010 ballot for voter confirmation.

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