Sacramento County

Sacramento County

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Who are we?


The League of Women Voters of Sacramento County is an organization of both women and men that welcomes diversity, equity and inclusion.  Located in California's Capitol, League of Women Voters of Sacramento County is uniquely positioned to participate in the study of political issues at both the local and state level.

    • We encourage informed and active participation in government.
    • We work to increase understanding of major public-policy issues.
    • We influence public policy through education and advocacy.

 

What can I do as a member?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
•  voter registration  •  candidate forums  •  children's advocacy  •  climate change  •  census challenges  •  criminal justice reform  •  ranked-choice voting  •  more
 
Become a member to join an active and engaging group of people!  Participation in a reputable organization such as the Sacramento League gives your voice more power.
  • The Sacramento League launched an education campaign about ranked-choice voting used in some cities to rank candidates in order of preferences.   Let us know if your group would like information on  voter education, voter registration or ranked-choice voting
  • The Sacramento League was recently featured as a case study in the book Vote for US, by Joshua Douglas, Ph.D.  He tells the story of how we led a governance reform effort in Sacramento.
  • The League of Women Voters Sacramento County has a Criminal Justice Reform committee following the Sacramento Police Review Commission and we are working on something for the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department as well.
  • Suffragists Club members provide extra funding for League activities and celebrate our annual Anne Rudin schlarship winner. To join, see the various membership levels. 
  • More...

The League does not support nor oppose candidates or political parties.


 

What are our voter registration and education activities?

  • Voter registration, Street Vets pet clinic, first Sunday every month. 
  • Support for the Registrar's Office with extra mock elections.
  • Distribution of voter materials in Sacramento area Post offices.
  • Public Policy and Politics Forum, UC Davis, 2/20/2020
  • Voter registration, Parkside Community Church, 2/22/20
  • Voter registration, CSUS Hinde Auditorium, 2/25/20
  • Voter registration, CSUS Hinde Auditorium, 3/2/20
  • past events




    How do I vote in California?



    • Register to Vote
    • Voting is easier than ever with Voter's Choice
      • You will get your ballot by mail
      • You can vote early or on election day
      • You can put your signed ballot in any Ballot Drop Box or mail it in
      • You can bring your ballot to any Vote Center
    • Visit Voting & Elections for more of the California League's voter services including positions on Statewide propositions.


     

 







Renaissance Society logo
Event Date: 
Mar 2 2020 - 12:00pm
Event location: 

CSU Sacramento

League of Women Voters and the Renaissance Society invite you to CSUS to celebrate Women's History month - voter registration will be available.

Motherhood by Choice t-shirt
Event Date: 
Mar 8 2020 - 3:00pm
Event location: 

Sacramento Library Central Branch

 Women’s History Month • International Women’s Day

OSCAR-nominated, EMMY-winning Filmmaker Dorothy Fadiman’s documentary on the history of reproductive rights. 

policy & politics
Event Date: 
Feb 20 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

UC Davis MIND Institute

Meet the candidates for Mayor, City Council Districts 2, 4, 6 and 8, and Measure G.

Send your questions to:  ncnwsvs@hotmail.com

Event Date: 
Feb 19 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Board of Supervisor's Chambers

There is no live audince for this forum.

Mack Road logo
Event Date: 
Feb 21 2020 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Mack Road Partnership

Meet and question candidates for California Assembly District 9: 

Jim Cooper, Eric Rigard, Tracie Stafford and Mushtaq Tahirkheli

Doors open at 5:30 pm for a meet and greet.

Albert Einstein Center
Event Date: 
Feb 12 2020 - 5:30pm
Event location: 

Albert Einstein Residence Center

League volunteers will provide voting and election information, including Measure E and Proposition 13.  Voter registration and re-registration will also be available.

Event Date: 
Feb 19 2020 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Sacramento County Board of Supervisors Chambers

There is no live audience for this forum.

CSU Sacramento map
Event Date: 
Feb 25 2020 (All day)
Event location: 

CSU Sacramento

 

 

Environmental Council logo
Event Date: 
Apr 26 2020 - 11:00am
Event location: 

Southside Park

Land Park Community Association logo
Event Date: 
Feb 13 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Eskaton Monroe Lodge

Pros and Cons of Local Ballot Measure G 

women power the vote
Event Date: 
Feb 14 2020 (All day)

Women Power the Vote: The League’s 100th Anniversary Day of Action