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Voter Center Placement Project

In recruiting centers, members of the LWVTA were trained to educate the public in meetings about the new voting procedures in LA County.

Learn about the New Voting Procedures
Legislative Interview Gipson

Legislative Interview with Assembly-Member Mike Gipson

League of Women Voters Torrance Area Interviewed Assembly-Member Mike Gipson of the 64th District. Read about the Interview

Popovers in Pasadena

Summer League: Persuasion and Popovers in Pasadena

Learn with the Torrance League all about the Census and Effective Communication Techniques

Popovers in Pasadena

Torrance Area

POWER THE VOTE! MAKE DEMOCRACY WORK!

The League of Women Voters, a non-partisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy. While we encourage participation in politics, we neither promote nor oppose any political party or candidate. We welcome anyone over the age of sixteen to join our local league, which includes membership at the state and national levels. 

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National Registration Day
Event Date: 
Sep 22 2020 (All day)
National Voter Registration Day is a nonpartisan civic holiday celebrating our democracy. First observed in 2012, it has quickly gained momentum ever since. Nearly 3 million voters have registered to vote on the holiday to date. 
Easy Voter Guide
News
Download the November 2020 EasyVoter Guide in five languages
 
 
 
VOTE
News

Dear voter,

El Camino College Candidate Forum
Event Date: 
Sep 21 2020 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Event location: 

VIRTUAL

Lomita City Council Candidate Forum
Event Date: 
Sep 23 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Event location: 

VIRTUAL

Click here to access tickets: 
TUSD Candidate Forum
Event Date: 
Sep 21 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Event location: 

VIRTUAL

Click here to access tickets: 
Carson City Council Forum
Event Date: 
Sep 27 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Event location: 

VIRTUAL

To access tickets, click here:
LAUSD District 7 Candidate Forum
Event Date: 
Sep 26 2020 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Event location: 

Virtual

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Save the date
Event Date: 
Oct 3 2020 - 9:00pm to 10:00pm
Event location: 

Live on ABC 7

SAVE THE DATE

ABC 7, the Pat Brown Institute @ Cal State Los Angeles, and the League of Women Voters of LA City & County will co-sponser a debate between Jackie Lacey & George Gascón 

Proposition 15
Event Date: 
Sep 23 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Event location: 

Virtual Event Invitation

Oil Drilling
News
Oil derrick pumps just north of the Kern County town of McKittrick.
(Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)
Torrance Votes Logo
Event Date: 
Oct 1 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event location: 

Online Event

Online Event
SBCCG
Event Date: 
Sep 12 2020 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Event location: 

Lawndale High School, Lloyde Parking Lot

Ballot Propositions
News

You can make a difference! Be sure to vote in the November 3, 2020 Presidential Election! Here are our voting recommendations for the statewide propositions on your ballot:

Pros & Cons
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Get ready to vote on 12 ballot measures November 3rd.  Need help?

LAC Registrar-Recorder
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Registering to VOTE has never been easier!

Wheresmyballot
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Tracking Your Ballot - When It Is Mailed, Received, and Counted - Has Never Been Easier.
 
Dear California Voter,
 
Winter League Day
Event Date: 
Sep 26 2020 - 9:30am to 2:30pm
Event location: 

Zoom Virtual Meeting

Keep an eye out for the registration email coming soon! 

Tentative Schedule: 

9:30 am to 10 am: Networking! Chat inside your own breakout room with fellow attendees.

100th Anniversary Women's Vote
News

Women Got the Right to Vote 100 Years Ago, But the Battle for Equality is Not Over

LWV COVID-19 Voting Litigation
News
 In early January, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) issued the first public health advisory announcing that the United States was closely monitoring a cluster of pneumonia-like respiratory illnesses, which would later by identified as 
Redistricting
The LA County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk has opened the 2020 Citizens Redistricting Commission (CRC) application period. Every 10 years following the federal census, the boundaries of supervisorial districts within the County shall be adjusted so that each district is as nearly equal in population considering topography, geography, cohesiveness, contiguity, integrity and compactness of territory, as well as communities of interest of the districts.
Wilmington Bridge Home
News

This is the new Bridge Home that is located in the City of Wilmington.  A Bridge Home is addressing the homeless problem, by placing unhoused people with housing to serve as a 'bridge' to permanent housing.  This location has 100 beds.

Redistricting

LETTER FROM: Kiyana Asemanfar, Policy Manager
and the rest of the team at California Common Cause

Legislative Interview, Gipson
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Assemblymember Mike Gipson's interview on Fox News regarding his current legislation:  AB 1196 to ban the carotid restraint and chokehold in California by law enforcement.

Proposition 15
News

It's here! We are officially Proposition 15.

Forever Stamp
News

UPDATE: This stamp will be issued Wednesday, August 26th, in Seneca Falls, NY.

RHNA Numbers
News

Regional Housing Needs Assessment (RHNA) allocation for the City of Torrance: 5009 new housing units

Police Abuse
Public Statement
6/10/2020
Gardena Candidate Forum
News

It's been a busy month for the LWVTA, orchestrating the Candidates' Forums.- especially for Monica Fredericks, LWVTA Director of Voter Services, 

Day of Action
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STUDENT ACTIVISTS UNITE! HEAR US NOW!

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Event Date: 
Jun 30 2020 (All day)

LWVTA Calendar 2019-2020