Category: Action Alerts, Climate Change

UPDATE: HB 3470 Work Session postponed to MAY 20 on Climate Stability and Justice Act 2015

We need you to act now! to assist in achieving an affirmative vote on this Climate Stability and Justice Act – a Carbon Cap and … Read More

Common-Sense Gun Safety Legislation Passes in Oregon

On the afternoon of May 11th, 2015, Governor Brown officially signed into law SB 941, the Oregon Firearms Safety Act. SB 941 signals an important step … Read More

Crucial Moment for Sensible Gun Legislation in Oregon: Act Now!

ACTION ALERT:  House Rules Committee Hearing on SB 941 UPDATE:  April 22, 1:00 pm to 10:00 p.m.*, Oregon State Capitol Building Background:  Last week, the … Read More

Support your community! Take Action on Criminal Justice

April 15, 2015 TO:  LWVOR Board and Local League Presidents FROM:  Karen Nibler, LWVOR Social Policy Coordinator ACTION NEEDED:  The Joint Ways and Means Public … Read More

Act on Climate Stability!

We need you to act now to assist in achieving an affirmative vote on this Climate Stability and Justice Act – a Carbon Cap and … Read More

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