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View our recent press releases and statements to the public.
May 14, 2014--Today the Governor signed Senate Bill 27 (Correa), which will help ensure that campaign contributors can no longer use "dark money" loopholes to avoid disclosure. California voters will be better able to follow the money in campaigns and make more informed decisions at the polls. Many thanks to the many League members and others who supported this important bill!
Californians were shocked by an $11 million contribution to a ballot measure campaign shortly before the November 2012 election -- and the true sources of the money have still not been fully disclosed.
Through a settlement just announced, millions of Californians who have applied for health benefits through the state health exchange, Covered California, will be mailed a voter registration card, and the opportunity to register to vote will be integrated into future applications.
The People Powered Fair Maps Campaign Will Create Fair Redistricting Across America
Seeking diverse applicants to represent California
The commission needs more women and people of color to apply and help shape the future of California.
Come meet passionate people from across the state who are making democracy work!
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Meet our new intern and find what she will be doing at the League.
SACRAMENTO —Voting rights groups, the California Secretary of State, and the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) have filed a joint request for a stipulated federal court order outlining several steps the Secretary and DMV will take to correct errors related to the delayed transmission of voter registrations submitted to DMV, and to prevent such errors in the future.
Hundreds of thousands of Californians were helped through our partnerships with agencies and organizations. Partnerships our powerful!