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The League of Women Voters® of Oregon (LWVOR) is a grassroots, nonpartisan political non-profit organization that encourages informed and active participation in government in order to build better communities statewide. LWVOR’s purposes are to influence public policy through education and advocacy, and to provide support for League members and the League organization.
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ACTION NEEDED: Contact your legislators and support SB 1533 olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2016R1/Measures/Overview/SB1533 Legislator contact information: www.oregonlegislature.gov/FindYourLegislator/leg-districts.html DEADLINE FOR ACTION: ASAP! A Work Session will be in the Senate Human Services and Early Childhood Committee on Monday, February 8. If it passes this committee, then it will go on to the Senate floor and over to the House. Your […]Read More
ACTION NEEDED: We urge a YES vote on 2016 Healthy Climate Senate Bill – Carbon Cap & Allocation Bill, a Feb 2016 follow up to 2015 HB3470 Climate Justice Bill. LWVOR supports Renew Oregon Coalition, organizing a major support campaign with Oregon businesses, organizations and individuals. (Read more about this bill below the Legislator Email Template) […]Read More
Have you ever wanted to be active in the legislative process and know more about the issues driving it? Is working with committed individuals to further public good attractive to you? If you answer “Yes”, then we are looking for YOU! What does the Action Committee do? For more info on Action Committee issues being followed, see the Legislative Reports. Our LWVOR […]Read More
Day at the Legislature 2016