Orange Coast

Orange Coast

The League of Women Voters of the United States encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

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Vote Centers Coming to Orange County in March 2020!

A Vote Center is more than a traditional polling place – it is an official satellite service center.  Cast your ballot at any location, stop by on the weekend, even register to vote, all within a few miles of where you live, work or play. 

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**NEW EDITION 9/27/2019** The VOTER Newsletter from the League of Women Voters Orange Coast is published every two months in PDF format. It contains information about the activities and meetings of our organization. See our latest issue here.

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The Human Rights Team

by Kathleen Montgomery

California Forest Fire
Event Date: 
Nov 9 2019 - 1:00pm

If you missed the Pasadena Climate Change Forum, there will be another chance. Members are invited to attend the LWVC Climate Change Forum in San Diego.

October 5, 2019 - Announcing the publication of Coast's first committee page, International Relations. Congratulations to Kathleen Montgomery, director of International Relations. Check it out!

Event Date: 
Oct 16 2019 - 12:00pm
Event location: 

Back Bay Conference Center

Topic: Climate Action Plans & Community Choice Energy In San Diego And Orange Counties
Speaker: Nicole Capretz, Founder and Director of the Climate Action Campaign

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LWV Rose Parade Plans

by: Patricia Coulter, President of LWV of Pasadena Area

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Event Date: 
Oct 9 2019 - 10:30am
Event location: 

Orange County Friends Meetinghouse


An image of former US Representative for Arizona Gabby Giffords sitting in a crowd at a political rally with a young woman sitting beside her.
Event Date: 
Sep 19 2019 - 5:30am
Event location: 

US House of Representatives

UPDATE: If you missed the livestream, you can watch a recording of the event here:

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by: Becky Newman - League members are encouraged to attend this annual event on September 26 from 9-11 A.M. in Irvine.

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LWV Demands Immediate Action to Resolve the Inhumane Treatment for Asylum Seekers

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Member's Spotlight

**Updated 5/30/2019** Added Free Download of LWV's First Board of Directors.


**Updated 8/3/2019** Press Release from the OC Board of Supervisors
The League of Women Voters believes that when families or individuals cannot afford decent housing, government should provide assistance in the form of income and/or subsidized housing.

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More than 75% of Americans say they now believe that the lack of civility and respect in our country has reached a crisis level. In response to this crisis, the League of Women Voters supports and encourages civil discourse. Learn more about our league's efforts and sign up to receive the latest updates. Listen - Connect - Respect.


MEMBER ONLY PREVIEW **Updated 9/26**
CHANGE EVENT: November 9, 2019 LWVC Climate Change Forum in San Diego - New date/time and venue.
Log in then click on Members-Only menu item to see details.