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Voter's Edge California mobile view

Help voters get the info they need from Voter's Edge California to vote with confidence on Election Day!

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Vote with the League! Here is our list of recommendations on the ballot measures for the November 8, 2016 Presidential Election. Share our flyer with your friends and family.

VOTE YES on 51 - School Bonds: K-12 and Community College

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Want to make a difference in your community? Volunteer today!

How can you volunteer with the League?

1. To help in your community, find your local League and ask today!

2. Contact us to volunteer on voter education and outreach projects like Voter's Edge California via email at lwvc [at] lwvc.org.

3. Sign up to receive our newsletters and find out about ongoing volunteer opportunities.

Public Statement
Sb 72 passed allowing same day voter registration

Registering and voting on the same day allows for our democracy to be more inclusive!

Public Statement
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The Free the Vote campaign follows similar successful measures in Nevada and Colorado

Press Mention
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As election officials and reformers gathered for an annual event in Los Angeles, the goal of upgrading California's elections took on special significance this year in the face of a crisis of confidence in democracy itself.

At the Future of California Elections Conference yesterday, the focus remained on improving the mechanics of elections administration with an eye toward the threat of politics gumming up the works.

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SB 72 will ensure that all voters who wish to are able to register and cast a vote on Election Day

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Our phones are ringing off the hook with questions about voting materials! Get everything in one place using our online voter guide, Voter's Edge California.

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Free the vote movement to restore voting rights

We are co-sponsoring ACA 6 because the fight for voting rights is not over!

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New and busy voter? Check out our Easy Voter Guide to help you prepare to vote in the March 3, 2020 Primary Election!

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We stand on the shoulders of giants as we look ahead to the next 100 years.

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California State Asm. McCarty introduces ACA 6 that would create a 2020 ballot measure to restore the right to vote for Californians on parole

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National Voter Registration Day

Check out our updated Fast Facts on the Political Parties to help you register to vote on 9/26!

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The Voting Modernization Bond Act of 2018, seeks $450 million to improve California’s voting systems. The funding would update aging equipment and modernize how the state conducts elections to improve the voting experience.

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When discussing why we need to maintain the current income tax rates on the wealthiest, it’s important to talk about what is at stake.

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The League of Women Voters of California is pleased to support AB 249 (Mullin and Levine), the California Disclose Act, which provides comprehensive regulation of advertisement disclosure and of the reporting of earmarking of funds.

The League believes that the methods of financing political campaigns should:

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Back to school pre-registration to vote toolkit

ATTENTION TEACHERS: The California Secretary of State's office created an online toolkit to help you encourage your eligible 16- and 17-year-old students to pre-register to vote! You can download the new PSA, social media posts and other useful information.

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California Common Cause has published it's Municipal Democracy Index, a survey of the governance, election, and campaign practices of ALL 482 cities in California with info like:

· What form of government do most cities use;
· Which offices are elected;
· What voting system do cities use, including the number of cities using at-large, by-district, and from-district elections; and
· Which cities have campaign contribution limits and which cities post campaign disclosures online.

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What political parties have an open or closed primary?

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The June 7, 2016 Presidential Primary Election is just days away and California Secretary of State Alex Padilla and LWVC President Helen Hutchison are urging voters to know their rights. The California Voter Bill of Rights can be found in the Voter Information Guide sent to every voting household.  It is also available online in 10 different languages.

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Shop using Amazon Smile and a percentage will be donated to us! Just look for the League of Women Voters of California Education Fund on Amazon smile.

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At home shopping on Amazon.com? Help us empower voters and shop using Amazon Smile and a percentage will be donated to us! Look for the League of Women Voters of California Education Fund on Amazon smile

Set it up today, then shop like usual! Thank you!

Want to donate now online?

Donate to the LWVCEF

 

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In 2008, 6 million Americans didn’t vote because they missed a registration deadline or didn’t know how to register. In 2017, we want to make sure no one is left out. On September 26, 2017, volunteers, celebrities, and organizations from all over the country will “hit the streets” for National Voter Registration Day.
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Make sure your voter status is up to date so you are ready to vote this November

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Get ready to vote on the November 8 ballot measures! You can download our Pros & Cons PDF or read about the November ballot measures online.

 

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Help get out the vote with our lawn signs

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Partnership to bring citizens in-depth, nonpartisan voting information that's easy to understand, all in one place

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Voter's Edge California mobile view

View your entire ballot and get the facts before you vote from Voter's Edge

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Settlement in “Motor Voter” Case in Time for 2018 Elections

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Join our fantastic team in Sacramento

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What is the Electoral College?

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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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View our beloved Easy Voter Guides online now! Available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Korean!

Order your own copies for all of your voter education and outreach activities.

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Get the facts before you vote Nov 6!

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Now more than ever, Americans are hungry for factual, nonpartisan information that is free of propaganda. Because of our reputation for empowering voters with unbiased resources, we are increasingly being called upon to make sure elections are open and accessible to all Californians. Donate today to help us prepare for 2020!

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Take 2 minutes to review us for the GreatNonprofits Top-Rated Awards!

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Voter’s Edge Offers New Tools to Make Voting Easier

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Use the toolkit and help register voters during this special week

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Multilingual election info that's easy to read - Check our our beloved Easy Voter Guide

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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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Get ready to vote in the 2018 mid term elections!
 

1. Make sure you are registered to vote! If you moved, you must re-register to vote.

2. Save these election dates: June 5 & November 6.

3. Before election day, view your ballot and find your polling place using Voter's Edge California

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LWVC Executive Director Melissa Breach speaks about the new voter registration form at the press event on April 5, 2018.

SACRAMENTO – Secretary of State Alex Padilla has unveiled a newly redesigned voter registration card for use throughout California. This is the first major redesign of the voter registration card since 2008. The new voter registration cards are available at the Secretary of State’s office and have been shipped to county elections officials throughout the state. The California voter registration card is available in 10 languages--

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National Voter Registration Day September 25, 2018

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

Press Mention

The great news about the controversy-filled Nov. 8 election is that it is almost here. The scary news is that before we can be done with it, we have to prepare for it. And with 17 statewide ballot propositions and a slew of city and countywide measures awaiting our decisions, what we are looking at is less a civic sprint than a municipal marathon. Cue the blood, sweat and fears.

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More Californians are voting! Let's keep it up and mark your calendar for the November 6 election.

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Hundreds of thousands of Californians were helped through our partnerships with agencies and organizations. Partnerships our powerful!

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Hundreds of thousands of Californians were helped through our partnerships with agencies and organizations. Thank you to our many amazing partners!

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The U.S. Election Assistance Commission has released an Online Data Tool as well as State Data Briefs. You can pull election data for California and local jurisdictions and compare with others.

Look at the California Fact sheet!

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Get the facts before you vote on June 5

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