Making Democracy Work

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

Monday, October 20 is the last day to register to vote in the November, 2014 election.

Find information about how to register on our Elections page

Candidate Forums

These are TENTATIVE dates for League of Women Voters of Oakland Candidates Forums

Thursday September 4 6-9pm for School Board Directors in Districts 4 and 6 and EBMUD Ward 3
Wednesday September 10 6-9pm for City Council Dist 2, AC Transiit At-Large, School Board Dist 2
Monday September 22 6-9pm City Council Districts 4 and 6, City Auditor
Monday September 29 6-7:45 pm Alameda County Office of Education Superintendent, Peralta Community College Trustee Area 7
Wednesday October 8 6-7:45 pm BART Director District 4 and Peralta Trustees Areas 5

We will continue to update this list.

About Ranked Choice Voting

Link to the Bay Area Monitor

The LWV Bay Area Monitor provides coverage of transportation, air quality, water quality, open space, and land use issues in the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area. Here is the link

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