Making Democracy Work
The League of Women Voters encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League does not support or oppose political parties or candidates.
Have you seen our "Great Reads" section? There's a new link to SILICON VALLEY INDICATORS, full of lavish data. For example:
California's largest third party is the American Independent Party--and a poll shows that 73% may be in it by mistake.
Components of Population Change
One birth every 16 minutes
One death every 35 minutes
Gain one international immigrant every 23 minutes
Our Committees Learn More
- League members make democracy work in all their League activities. They energetically engage through committees that are organized around Issues, Voter Services and League Support. You can choose which committee(s) most interest you. Learn more about the LWVPA opportunities.
Calendar Learn More
- Calendar of Events
The Newsletter of the LWV of Palo Alto - The VOTER Learn More
- The award-winning Palo Alto VOTER online
Elected Officials Learn More
- Let your elected officials hear from you.
FACTS FOR VOTERS
Online Donations Learn More
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Support the League Learn More
- We rely on dues and donations to support our programs.
Join the League Learn More
- Why and how can you join our grassroots organization.
Contact Us Learn More
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About the League Learn More
- What is our mission? How are we structured? What is our history?
Our Vision, Beliefs, and Intentions guide our activities.
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Basic League Positions Learn More
- The League takes positions on local, state, and national issues. We advocate based on these positions.
More Information About the LWVPA Learn More
- Board of Directors and other information.
Voting Information Learn More
- Not sure how to register to vote? Get information here about registration and voting. Check out Upcoming Elections in our area and Check out student videos Why Vote?
Great reads Learn More
- Articles especially pertinent to voting and other League issues