Category: Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: LWVOR Statement on Portland Protests

7/27/2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT Rebecca Gladstone, President, LWVOR lwvor@lwvor.org, 503.581.5722, lwvor.org [Salem, Oregon] – The League of Women Voters of Oregon (LWVOR) calls for civil discourse amid Portland’s ongoing protests. We reaffirm Americans’ First Amendment right to peaceful protest. Our 100 year-old League defends every American’s constitutional rights for racial justice, voting rights,…
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Ninth Circuit Denies Motion to Keep Redistricting Reform off the 2020 Ballot

7/24/2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT Norman Turrill, Chair, People Not Politicians, (503) 386-7996 Kathay Feng, Common Cause, (310) 880-6668 Ninth Circuit Denies Motion to Keep Redistricting Reform off the 2020 Ballot SALEM—The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit today declined to halt implementation of a Federal District Court decision giving redistricting reform…
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Federal District Court Grants Extension to Gather Signatures to End Gerrymandering

7/10/2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  MEDIA CONTACT: Norman Turrill, Chair, People Not Politicians, (503) 386-7996 redistricting@lwvor.org Chair, League of Women Voters of Oregon Advocacy Fund Federal District Court Grants People Not Politicians an Extension to Gather Signatures to End Gerrymandering SALEM —  The 9th District federal district court issued a preliminary order granting People Not Politicians, a…
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