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The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Get Smart about Fall Ballot Measures

Sunday, September 14, 1:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library
150 E San Fernando ST, Room 225 (2nd floor)
San Jose CA

Confused about the November 2014 state ballot measures?  Want more information on what and who are behind those ballot measures?    Get the "inside scoop" from Helen Hutchison, state president of the League of Women Voters of California, who'll discuss each of the State propositions and provide some insights into the "pros" and "cons" of each measure.    She will be speaking at a special workshop on Sunday, September 14 at 1:30 pm at the Dr. Martin Luther King Public Library, 150 E. San Fernando Street, in downtown San Jose.  This program, presented by the Leagues of Women Voters of Santa Clara County, is free and open to the public.This will be valuable information for you, as voters, and for you to share with others.    In addition, Helen will also discuss the League's policy positions, how and why the League, a nonpartisan yet political organization, takes positions, and the process the League uses in applying its positions to take action on ballot measures.   

Candidate Forums

Palo Alto
Forum Date/Time Location Description
Palo Alto USD Forum 9/16/14, 7:00PM - 9:00PM Board Room, 25 Churchill AVE, Palo Alto Sponsored by the Palo Alto League of Women Voters
Palo Alto City Council Forum 9/30/2014, 7:00PM - 9:30PM Congregation Etz Chayim (Former YWCA building), 4161 Alma St, Palo Alto Co-sponsored by the Palo Alto Council of PTA's, Palo Alto Weekly and the Media Center
Los Altos-Mountain View
Mountain View City Council 6:00PM - 8:00PM Microsoft, Building 1, 1065 La Avenida, Mountain View Sponsored by the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce and Los Altos-Mountain View League of Women Voters. RSVP required