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This week, people from all over this country have exercised their First Amendment rights as they protested the killing of George Floyd and the countless other Black lives that have been taken at the hands of police.

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Strengthening Democracy Award
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Congratulations to the members of the Oakland League of Women Voters for winning the LWVUS Strengthening Democracy award at this year’s national convention.

54th National Convention Keynote Address
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CBS Evening News's Norah O'Donnell delivered the Keynote Address at the League's 54th National Convention this year!  Check it out.

LWVO President Deborah Shefler
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It has been a pleasure and a privilege to serve as president of the Oakland League for the last year. I am excited about our plans for the future.

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Voting Rights, voting, COVID19, elections
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We are working to protect voters’ rights and defend democracy!

Extend redistricting deadlines, amicus brief filed
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We must preserve California's independent redistricting process and extend current deadlines.

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No One Should Have to Choose Between Their Health and Their Right to Vote

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The LWVC responds to the killing of George Floyd

Mia Villasenor, LWVC Intern
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We love our interns!