Welcome to the League of Women Voters of Riverside
Serving the City of Riverside as We Make Democracy Work
The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, 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.
City of Riverside General Municipal Election
June 2, 2015
Any eligible Californian who has access to the Internet and a California drivers license or ID signature on file with the DMV can now register to vote on-line.
LWV Riverside ~ Spring Discussion
What prompted the dismal local voter turnout for the November 2014 Election?
We will discuss voting demographics, voter attitudes, the role of politicians and their campaign strategies in voter turnout and methods to improve voter participation.
Saturday, March 28, 2015
10:00 am to 12 noon
Second Floor Auditorium
Riverside's Downtown Public Library
First Call to Convention
Registration is now open! Our theme is Let the Sun Shine In! Read more about speakers, workshops, special activities, and more on our blog:
Based on our positions,
we periodically review bills before the California State Legislature and make recommendations. Visit our Bill Status Report for legislation on which the LWVC has taken a position and recommends action.
Voting Rights Groups Move to Enforce "Motor Voter" in California
The LWVC Water Committee continues to monitor and recommend action on water issues in our state.
Read their update on such diverse topics as the implementation of the Proposition 1 water bond, groundwater plans, the Bay Delta Conservation Plan, and proposed federal legislation.
League of Women Voters US Joins People’s Voting Rights Manifesto
The League joined civil rights organizations in issuing the People's Voting Rights Manifesto in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday and the Selma to Montgomery March on March 8, 2015. This document will be distributed at the re-enactment of the Selma March and the celebration of the Voting Rights Act.
Take Action: Fight Climate Change
Join League members in defending the environment
Renew Your Membership with League of Women Voters Riverside
LWV Riverside has begun its 2014-2015 membership drive. Remember, all the good work we do is largely supported by membership dues: non-partisan voter education publications and websites, candidate forums, voter registration drives, and advocacy for equitable public policies at the national, state and local level.
Be a part of making democracy work by renewing your membership in LWV Riverside.
Read more about Riverside League's past advocacy efforts on our Public Policy page and visit LWV US and LWV California
Join us! LWV California members at State Convention If you would rather donate to our League, it is greatly appreciated.