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As the 2016 legislative year comes to a close, we are delighted to report a number of victories—and a few areas where further work is needed.
Among the LWVC successes in our Government program areas were significant bills affecting money in politics, voting rights, and redistricting.
We partnered with the Pat Brown Institute and KABC7 on the ONLY debate between the two California candidates for the U.S. Senate, Loretta Sanchez and Kamala Harris, held on Wednesday, October 5 from 7:00-8:00 pm. Panelists included former League President Janis R. Hirohama.
Read more about the event.
Good News! It's time to order your Easy Voter Guides for the November 8 election! http://bit.ly/EVGNov2016
The 16-page Easy Voter Guide offers unbiased, easy-to-read ballot measure and election information for the November 8 Presidential Election for new and busy voters. All 17 statewide ballot measures will be covered! Guides are available to order now to distribute in your community before the election.
The only statewide ballot measure Californians are considering on the June 7 primary is Proposition 50, which will allow the state Legislature to suspend a member without pay – an important response when lawmakers are accused but not yet found guilty of violating the law and breaching the public trust.
Today is Election Day! Get out and vote! View your ballot and find your polling place using Voter's Edge California.
1. Polls are open 7am until 8pm. If you are in line before 8 you get to vote!
2. Bring your notes and your kids into the polling place
3. Make a mistake on your ballot - ask for a new one!