League Day

So They’re Registered – How Do We Get Them to Vote?

Thursday, Sept 14, 2017

8 a.m.–noon
Women’s City Club
160 N. Oakland Ave. Pasadena

RSVP on our event page: https://lwv-pa.org/events/


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Call to Action Sept. 9

Does the news have your blood boiling? Do you have an itch to do something? You can use your voice, enjoy coffee and conversation at a “call-to-action” event Sept. 9 at the League of Women Voters Pasadena Area office, 65 S. Grand Ave., Pasadena, 9am to noon.

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LWVC Action Alert

Take Action to Protect Immigrant Families

Over 10 million immigrants live, work, and pay taxes in California. They are our family, our friends, and our coworkers. Recently federal agents have taken actions to detain and deport our law-abiding neighbors, tearing families apart. Undocumented residents are afraid to use community resources or cooperate with law enforcement efforts in their neighborhoods for fear of deportation. Take action here to protect our immigrant families and values!

A bill to create landmark protections for immigrant families living in California has passed the state Senate and is now in the Assembly. Tell your Representative to vote YES on the California Values Act (SB 54)! This bill will make sure our schools, health facilities, and courthouses are safe and accessible to all Californians and prevent state and local law enforcement from acting as federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents to detain and deport immigrants.

The status of this bill is here

 

Take Action

Federal Election Commissioner Ellen L. Weintraub has sent a letter, dated March 22, to President Trump insisting the president produce evidence to back up his outlandish claims that millions voted illegally in the 2016 election.The League is joining with allied organizations and calling for the President to produce evidence to support his unlawful voting claims – or put these claims to rest. LWV National is asking for your signature as co-signer of Commissioner Weintraub’s letter, please sign up here.

Update: On May 11, Trump ordered a voter fraud investigation, thrusting back into the spotlight an issue that few other Republican leaders want to tackle.

Update: On June 29, Trump election panel asks all 50 states for voter roll data. 44 states are refusing to comply.    Voter privacy rights should and must be protected, inasmuch as voter fraud is nil.

Update: On July 19 Trump warned of the dangers of voter fraud as he kicked off the first meeting of his voter fraud commission. It includes Kris Kobach, Kansas Secretary of State.

 

Unit Meetings

Fall 2017 Schedule

Visit the Unit of your choice to enjoy a small group discussion and advocacy actions. No RSVP required. Newcomers are always welcome. 

Topic:  Get out the vote

BREAKFAST UNIT   Wednesday Sept. 20    10 am  Altadena

SOUTH UNIT   Wednesday Sept. 20    7:30 am   Monterey Park

EAST UNIT   Thursday Sept. 21     10 am  Sierra Madre

NORTH UNIT   Thursday Sept. 21     10 am  Altadena


For more information, call 626-798-0965  or e-mail office@lwv-pa.org