Social Policy

Social Policy

Secure equal rights and equal opportunity for all. Promote social and economic justice and the health and safety of all Americans.

Event Date: 
Jan 22 2020 - 7:30pm
Event location: 

Wenham Town Hall

Event Date: 
Jan 25 2020 - 10:00am to 2:30pm
Event location: 

Christiansburg Middle School

Experience and learn the genesis of African American employment and income gap. Featuring large and small group interactions exploring the wealth gap and why it persists.

Martha Goralka, LWV Diablo Valley, with campaign sign
Blog Post

Thanks to a great team of petition circulators and speakers, in 2019 we returned 60+ petitions with  more than 500 signatures. I set our League goal at 1,000 signatures. We have almost 3 more months and I think we can reach this number.

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Event Date: 
Jan 1 2020 - 8:00am to 10:00am

Happy New Year and Happy 2020 – celebrating 100 Years of a Woman’s Right to Vote!  We’re celebrating at the Rose Parade!  Watch the parade and join the celebration!

News

SamTrans launched Reimagine SamTrans, a transformative study that will examine each route in the SamTrans bus system in light of changing travel patterns. Reimagine SamTrans will consider everythin

We are truly a grassroots organization...

The League of Women Voters takes action on an issue or advocates for a cause when there is an existing League position that supports the issue or speaks to the cause. 

Sue Smith, LWV of Michigan VP for Advocacy
Event Date: 
Jan 14 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event location: 

Creative 360

Advocacy has expanded beyond testifying at the Legislature to also include ballot proposals and lawsuits. What does this mean for local Leagues?

Event Date: 
Feb 25 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Santori Library

Our new book The Woman’s Hour - The Great Fight To Win The Vote by Elaine Weiss promises to be a good read. The discussion takes place on Tuesday, February 25th at the Santori Library in Aurora.  All are welcome to join.

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Testimony

December 17, 2019

To: Senate Committee on Labor and Regulatory Reform

Re:  Opposition to Senate Bill 151

Event Date: 
Mar 7 2020 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Event location: 

Collaboratory

Public Invited--free of charge

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