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View our recent press releases and statements to the public.

Announcement

The Applicant Review Panel for the Citizens Redistricting Commission finalized a list of 120 applicants to be invited to interview in the next phase of the selection process. The semi-finalists consist of three sub-pools; 40 Democrats, 40 Republicans and 40 Other (not affiliated with either major party).

Interviews with applicants will be scheduled on working days between August 6 and September 13, 2010. The panel will select the 60 applicants, 20 in each sub-pool, to be sent on to Legislative leaders by October 1, 2010.

Announcement

The Applicant Review Panel for the Citizens Redistricting Commission finalized a list of 120 applicants to be invited to interview in the next phase of the selection process. The semi-finalists consist of three sub-pools; 40 Democrats, 40 Republicans and 40 Other (not affiliated with either major party).

Interviews with applicants will be scheduled on working days between August 6 and September 13, 2010. The panel will select the 60 applicants, 20 in each sub-pool, to be sent on to Legislative leaders by October 1, 2010.

Announcement

The Brennan Center for Justice has an interesting and timely report, It is one of the first systematic examinations of the chaotic and largely unseen world of voter purges. In a detailed study focusing on 12 states, the Brennan Center of Justice identified four problematic practices with voter purges across the county. To learn more, read the report here.

Announcement

The Brennan Center for Justice has an interesting and timely report, It is one of the first systematic examinations of the chaotic and largely unseen world of voter purges. In a detailed study focusing on 12 states, the Brennan Center of Justice identified four problematic practices with voter purges across the county. To learn more, read the report here.

Announcement

The League of Women Voters Education Fund is continuing our partnership with Smackdown Your Vote! to encourage registration and voting.  World Wrestling Entertainment has invited Leagues to conduct voter registration drives at arena events in dozens of cities this summer and fall.

Announcement

The League of Women Voters Education Fund is continuing our partnership with Smackdown Your Vote! to encourage registration and voting.  World Wrestling Entertainment has invited Leagues to conduct voter registration drives at arena events in dozens of cities this summer and fall.

Announcement

Secretary of State Debra Bowen has assigned numbers to the ten propositions that have been certified to appear on the November 2, 2010 Statewide General Election ballot. The Secretary of State's office is currently inviting interested individuals and groups to submit arguments for and against these ten measures. The arguments will be included in the Official Voter Information Guide (also known as the ballot pamphlet) that is mailed to every voting household in California.

Announcement

Secretary of State Debra Bowen has assigned numbers to the ten propositions that have been certified to appear on the November 2, 2010 Statewide General Election ballot. The Secretary of State's office is currently inviting interested individuals and groups to submit arguments for and against these ten measures. The arguments will be included in the Official Voter Information Guide (also known as the ballot pamphlet) that is mailed to every voting household in California.

Public Statement
June 18, 2010

Dear Assembly Member Monning:

The League of Women Voters of California is pleased to support SB 810 (Leno), a bill to establish a single payer health care plan for California. All California state residents will be eligible for comprehensive health care benefits when the California Universal Healthcare System, administered by the California Universal Healthcare Agency, is created.

Announcement

Get customized election results on www.smartvoter.org. Enter your address for results from your neighborhood or view results for all of California.

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