Category: Action Alerts, Current Topics, Voting Rights

New Motor Voter Bill Becomes Law

Yesterday, Oregon began paving the path to 100% Voter Registration. With the passing of the new “Motor Voter” bill, anyone above the age of 18 … Read More

Take Action for Gun Safety

LWVOR is a member of the Oregon Alliance for Gun Safety. Please email your legislators to ask them to pass life-saving gun background checks legislation … Read More

Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Meets Veto

On Tuesday, President Barack Obama quietly and without fanfare vetoed the Keystone XL Pipeline bill that had previously passed both the House and Senate earlier … Read More

LWV Celebrates 95

Washington, DC – This month, the League of Women Voters kicks off a year-long celebration marking the organization’s 95th anniversary. The League’s nearly 800 local … Read More

First Call to State Convention

Hello Leaguers! The first call to this year’s State Convention has been announced! Hosted by Lane County at the Valley River Inn in Eugene: May … Read More

Keystone XL Pipeline gets “Go Ahead” from Senate

On Thursday, the Senate voted to pass a controversial bill that would allow for the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. After weeks of debate, the … Read More

The FEC Needs to Hear from YOU!

We’re just one week away from our deadline to submit comments to the Federal Election Commission (FEC) regarding how “to address corruption in the political … Read More

Legislative Process Day is January 13

Get ready for Oregon’s 2015 Legislative Session beginning in February! The League of Women Voters of Oregon is teaming up with Oregon NOW, AAUW of Oregon, … Read More

The League Powers into the New Year

From lwv.org – As 2015 arrives, the League is considering the role that we can play on many of our priority issues. We see plenty of opportunity … Read More

Thank You for Acting on Climate Change!

For the past few months, we’ve been collecting comments in support of a life-saving proposal to cut carbon pollution from existing power plants. The comment … Read More