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Make Democracy Work

Who are we? We are the League of Women Voters, an organization of women and men who want to make a difference in the political future of our country. We are a diverse, non-partisan, political group with a long-standing tradition of educating voters.

November 4th Election

Voter registration for this election is closed, but it is not too early to register for the next Click on the image to get your trusted source of information
about voting and the candidates and issues on your ballot! This is information on both the state ballot measures and the candidates.
Look for the pull-Guide inserted in the East Bay Express October 8th issue.

Read our Easy-Voter Guides for Oakland here.
In English
In Chinese
In Spanish

The Local Pros & Cons are here

State Pros & Cons, info about state ballot measures and more

League of Women Voters recommendations on local and state measures are here


See YouTube for Ballot Measures Pros & Cons and Local Candidates Forums

See YouTube for Candidates for some of the State Offices

Live and Televised Candidate Forums

This is a brief list of the dates for League of Women Voters of Oakland Candidates Forums.
See the Calendar page for more information.
Please note that some listings in the paper VOTER are no longer valid.
Click on the YouTube link in the section above to see past Candidate Forums on YouTube,

Monday October 20, 7-9 pm Mayoral Forum
Wednesday, October 22. KTOP Channel 10 rebroadcast of 9/22/14 Candidate Forum for City Auditor, Oakland City Council District 4
Thursday, October 23. KTOP Channel 10 rebroadcast of Mayoral Forum of 10/17/14.
Thursday, October 23. KTOP Channel 10 rebroadcast of Candidates Forum of 10/08/14.

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