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Voter Center Placement Project

In recruiting centers, members of the LWVTA were trained to educate the public in meetings about the new voting procedures in LA County.

Learn about the New Voting Procedures
Legislative Interview Gipson

Legislative Interview with Assembly-Member Mike Gipson

League of Women Voters Torrance Area Interviewed Assembly-Member Mike Gipson of the 64th District. Read about the Interview

Popovers in Pasadena

Summer League: Persuasion and Popovers in Pasadena

Learn with the Torrance League all about the Census and Effective Communication Techniques

Popovers in Pasadena

Torrance Area

POWER THE VOTE! MAKE DEMOCRACY WORK!

The League of Women Voters, a non-partisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy. While we encourage participation in politics, we neither promote nor oppose any political party or candidate. We welcome anyone over the age of sixteen to join our local league, which includes membership at the state and national levels. 

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LWV COVID-19 Voting Litigation
News
 In early January, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) issued the first public health advisory announcing that the United States was closely monitoring a cluster of pneumonia-like respiratory illnesses, which would later by identified as 
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Event Date: 
Aug 20 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Event location: 

Zoom Virtual Meeting

Follow-Up Meeting

NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1nuZezSyT6p_O4Fy_EROeJrY5Ev-y-Z2b/view

When Women Vote: A Zócalo/NHMLAC Event Series
Event Date: 
Aug 20 2020 (All day) to Dec 3 2020 (All day)
Event location: 

Zocalo Square Event

Women Power the Vote Discussion Series: Defining the Next 100 Years
Event Date: 
Aug 12 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event location: 

Facebook Live

Has there ever been a more critical time to hear women’s voices in politics?

Redistricting
The LA County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk has opened the 2020 Citizens Redistricting Commission (CRC) application period. Every 10 years following the federal census, the boundaries of supervisorial districts within the County shall be adjusted so that each district is as nearly equal in population considering topography, geography, cohesiveness, contiguity, integrity and compactness of territory, as well as communities of interest of the districts.
Wilmington Bridge Home
News

This is the new Bridge Home that is located in the City of Wilmington.  A Bridge Home is addressing the homeless problem, by placing unhoused people with housing to serve as a 'bridge' to permanent housing.  This location has 100 beds.

LWVC Webinar: California Wildfire Challenges: An Overview: HOW's THIS?
Event Date: 
Aug 4 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event location: 

Webinar

California Wildfire Challenges: An Overview
Tuesday, August 4, 12:00p PDT - Online
 
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The below link will take you to the LWVUS Convention Information made available following our first-ever virtual convention.  If you already have the link,  apologize for the duplicate email.
 
Enjoy this information at your leisure - and stay safe!
 
  
Thanks,
Redistricting

LETTER FROM: Kiyana Asemanfar, Policy Manager
and the rest of the team at California Common Cause

Scholarship
WASHINGTON  The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) National Racial Equality Initiative for Social Justice (NREI) Fellowship applications are open today through August 14, 20
Legislative Interview, Gipson
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Assemblymember Mike Gipson's interview on Fox News regarding his current legislation:  AB 1196 to ban the carotid restraint and chokehold in California by law enforcement.

Proposition 15
News

It's here! We are officially Proposition 15.

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News
Thanks to all who joined our caucus at the 2020 LWV Convention, "Climate Emergency - Time for All Hands on Deck." 
Forever Stamp
News

UPDATE: This stamp will be issued Wednesday, August 26th, in Seneca Falls, NY.

Hazard Waste Collection
News

The Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste Collection Program (HHW) gives Los Angeles County residents a legal and cost-free way to dispose of unwanted household chemicals that cannot be disposed of in the regular trash. 

RHNA Numbers
News

Regional Housing Needs Assessment (RHNA) allocation for the City of Torrance: 5009 new housing units

Police Abuse
Public Statement
6/10/2020
Gardena Candidate Forum
News

It's been a busy month for the LWVTA, orchestrating the Candidates' Forums.- especially for Monica Fredericks, LWVTA Director of Voter Services, 

Day of Action
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STUDENT ACTIVISTS UNITE! HEAR US NOW!

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Event Date: 
Jun 30 2020 (All day)

LWVTA Calendar 2019-2020