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LWVO Candidate Forum City Council At-Large Race

Watch the Candidate Forums for OUSD, City Council races, and others!

2020 Election Ballot Drop box

Make a plan for how to cast your ballot!  Note the ballot drop box option!

Waging Change
Event Date: 
Oct 14 2020 - 4:00pm

The Appreciating Diversity Film Series is proud to present the inspirational new documentary, WAGING CHANGE.

Oakland Easy Voter Guide November 2020

Check out our Easy Voter Guides here!  Do your research on what's on your ballot!

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The City of Oakland is establishing its first-ever Homeless Advisory Commission and is seeking nine qualified Oakland residents to sit on the inaugural board.

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Read the candidates’ responses to important educational questions!

Be a Poll Worker!
County elections officials depend on reliable, dedicated teams of poll workers to make every Election Day run smoothly. During the COVID-19 Pandemic, poll workers will be even more critical to our democracy.
100 years Strong Equality Day presentation

Wednesday, August 26th, 2020 - NOW available on demand!

2020 Census
Due to Covid-19, the deadline for collection of Census data has been moved to October 31 from July 31.   So there is plenty of time for League members to help insure that Alameda County has a full count.  As of April 20, 53% of