05/01/2019: Sea level rise is steadily increasing, putting us & our property at risk. What can we do? 04/15/2019: Many CA cities & school districts have shifted to district elections. Should our city change, too? 04/01/2019: The Alameda community needs you to vote on Measures A & B! 03/15/2019: Get your tickets now to Meet Your Public Officials on 21 March 2019. 03/01/2019: You are invited to meet your public officials/support our youth outreach & voter services 02/15/2019: Who gave $$$ to candidates, committees, & campaigns (Election 2018)? Updated reports! 02/01/2019:On 13 Feb, watch the film that exposes a grave threat to our democracy: "Dark Money" 01/15/2019:Are you concerned about our growing partisan divide? Attend our 24 Jan free community forum! 01/01/2019:Why are we so politically divided & what can we do?
2018 eBlast Issues
12/15/2018: Read how we defended fair districting, supported direct democracy... 12/01/2018: Read how the League defended democracy during November 11/15/2018: Election Firsts and Gerrymandering Reversals 11/1/2018: Resources to help you use your right to vote on Election Day 10/15/2018: We help you to follow the money: Mayor, City Council, School Board, Measure K. 10/1/2018: Want to be an informed and confident voter? Attend our forums! 9/1/18: Youth Engagement & Get Prepared to Vote 8/1/18: We qualified Schools & Communities First for the 2020 ballot! 7/1/18: Get Primary Election Results; Sign Schools & Communities First Petition 6/15/18: Do new CA laws increase housing and affordability? 6/1/18: Get ready to vote 5 June! 5/15/18: Email to City Council on Transparency & Candidate Forum Videos 5/1/18:Are you ready for the June Primary? Read this eBlast & new VOTER! 4/15/18: Are you ready for the 5 June Primary? Attend our Voter Forums! 4/1/18: You are invited to Meet Your Public Officials 3/15/18: Petitions are here! Sign to help create World-class Schools & Communities in California 3/1/18:LWVA Update. Improve our schools, parks, roads and communities! 2/15/18: LWVA Update. 22 Feb forum on cost of campaigning in Alameda & how to follow the money 2/5/2018: League Day will focus on Bay Area Regional Governance: developing & implementing regional policy 1/15/2018: LWVA Update. inspire our community to vote in 2018 & join our March on Oakland! 1/1/18:LWVA Updates: Jan-Feb VOTER is out & Make it Fair Movement Rolls On
2017 eBlast Issues
12/15/17: Federal Tax Plans Not Law Yet... 12/01/17: LWVA Holiday Party is 3 December 11/15/17: LWVA Holiday Party & Covered CA/Medicare Open Enrollment Period 11/1/17: What is Happening to Our Voting Rights? Also, Nov-Dec VOTER is Out! 10/01/17: Gill vs. Whitford: Gerrymandering on Trial 09/18/17: Claim your free tickets now for “Immigration Nation?” 09/01/17: Sep-OCT VOTER newsletter is out! 7/1/17: July-August VOTER newletter from the Alameda League! 6/15/17: Town Hall on Immigration with Sheriff Ahern 6/1/17: LWVC Convention 2017 5/15/17: What's Next for Affordable Housing in Alameda 5/1/17: May-June VOTER newsletter from the Alameda League! 4/15/17: Democracy Matters Speech Tournament 4/1/17: Protecting the Right to Vote, message from LWVA President 3/15/17: Have you tried our new web site? 3/1/17: Appreciating Diversity Film Series 2/15/17: Donate to MYPO 2/1/17: Muslims: Fact vs Fiction. We Marched, What Next? 1/25/17: League Action Priorities this Thursday Night 1/16/17: Women's March this Saturday 1/13/17: LWV IS NOW Officially Participating in Women's March 1/3/17: LWV IS NOT Officially Participating in Women's March 1/1/17: Women's March Details! 1st Fridays Back! 1/1/17: Jan-Feb VOTER newsletter from the Alameda League!
2016 eBlast Issues
12/15/16: Pre-register now: Housing Crisis Panel Discussion 12/5/16: This Week! You won't want to miss these events 12/1/16: LWVA Holiday Party 11/18/16: Come Discuss the Politics of Gender 11/15/16: Election First for Women! Time to Dump the Electoral College? 11/1/16: Political Parties, Polls & The Politics of Gender 10/30/16: Nov-Dec VOTER newsletter from the Alameda League! 10/17/16: 5th Candidate & Issues Forum: Tonight! 10/16/16: Last Election-2016 Forum Tomorrow! 10/12/16: 4th Candidate & Issues Forum. Better Know a State Prop. Party 10/4/16: 3rd Candidate & Issues Forum. Act now to inform your vote on housing, rent & public transit 9/28/16: 2nd Candidate & Issues Forum Tomorrow! 9/18/16: 1st Candidate & Issues Forum Tomorrow! 9/16/16: Candidates at 1st LWVA Forum Revealed! 9/3/16: Sep-Oct VOTER newsletter from the Alameda League! 9/2/16: Sneak peak at your Nov ballot! 8/15/16: Google Makes Voter Registry Easy; Social Media & Cloud Computing Workshop; Loni Hancock 8/1/16: Annual LWVA Board Retreat on 6 Aug 2016 7/1/16: 4th of July Alameda Parade; CERT Training; Gun Control & the Dickey Amendment; LWVA 6/14/16: Preps for July 4th Parade; Mail Reservations Now for Annual Meeting; CA Primary Turnout 6/1/16: 3 June Forum on Alameda Development; 1st Friday Social; 7 June Primary; Voter ID Law Roundup 5/15/16: Candidate Forum; Last Day to Register to Vote; Money in Politics Panel with LWVC President 5/9/16: Election Forums May 10 & 17 5/1/16: Primary Forums on 10 & 17 May; Legislation to Breakup FEC Logjam; Vote with the League on Prop 50 4/15/16: 1st Friday Social Back On; LWV Bay Area Convention; Primary Community Forum; CA Legislation 4/14/16: Demoracy Matters: H.S. Debate TOMORROW Night 3/31/16: MYPO TODAY!; Better BART & AC Transit Forum; Inaugural H.S. Debate; Impact of Women 3/24/16: MYPO is 31 March: Attend; Bring Food & Drink; Volunteer 3/15/16: 17 Mar Reception at COA for H.S. Debate Program Kickoff; Get Ready for MYPO 2016 3/7/16: Invite to attend 17 March Reception for High School Debate Scholarship Program 3/1/16: Human Trafficking; MYPO 2016; Inaugural H.S. Debate; Election Initiatives Update 2/15/16: 1st Friday at Cera Una Volta; Human Trafficking; MYPO 2016 2/2/16: CANCELLED: the 4 Feb Discussion with Loni Hancock 2/1/16: Discussion with Loni Hancock on 4 Feb; Bay Area League Day on 6 Feb; Predictions 1/15/16: Annual review of LWVA positions; Last chance to participate in $$$ in Politics Consensus Study 1/1/16: $$$ in Politics Consensus Meeting; Forum with Senator Loni Hancock; Youth Outreach
2015 eBlast Issues
12/15/15: Why gun owners see mass shootings as argument against gun control; Holiday-themed brain-teasers 12/1/15: Holiday Party; Tackling Citizens United; Presidential Debates & Primary Schedules 11/15/15: Paris Attacks May Change US Election; Voter Victories; Is $$$ Free Speech 11/1/15: Getting on/off the Island; Upcoming development in Alameda 10/14/15: Money in Politics Forum 10/1/15: California's Top Two/Open Primaries: How Democratic Are They? 9/17/15: Hot Topics: Sanctuary Cities 9/1/15: National Voter Registeration Day 8/25/15: Communications Workshop & Fall Open Membership Meeting