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LWVOR Convention 2021

“Reset, Reboot, Reconnect”

The 2021 State Convention was held Monday-Sunday, May 10-16, 2021, via Zoom. The caucus and workshop schedule is listed below.


Business Meeting minutes here.


MEETING RECORDINGS:

Concurrence on Forestry Positions

How to Prepare for a National Study/Resolution

Healthcare Caucus

Election Methods Update/Restudy Caucus

How to Participate in Federal Advocacy at LWV

Volunteerism: How to connect with volunteers


Convention Information

Convention Workbook is now available! (PDF)

Zoom Instructions (PDF)

Convention Procedures Tutorial (PPT)

Convention 2021 Evaluation Form (link to Google Form)

Printable Convention 2021 Evaluation Form (PDF)


Convention Schedule

All Meetings will be held in LWVOR's Virtual Meeting room unless otherwise noted. Meeting link below. Business Session invitations will be sent soon.

Monday, May 10

10:00 am - 11:00 am - Pre-Convention Training Workshop with Alice Bartelt

11:00 am - Healthcare - Caucus

12:00 am - Forest - Caucus

Tuesday, May 11

10:00 am - 11:00 am - Childcare  - Caucus

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Elections Methods - Caucus

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - How to organize for an LWVUS National study/Resolution

Wednesday, May 12

(The budget meeting was canceled. Apologies for the inconvenience.)

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - LWVOR Advocacy Workshop

Thursday, May 13

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Workshop - LWVOR administration help (Zoom, Web, etc)

Friday, May 14

10:00 am - 11:00 am - Workshop - LWVUS Advocacy

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Workshop - Volunteerism

12:00 pm - Panel: Forests, Fire, and Sustainability

Saturday, May 15

10:00 am - 2:00 pm Business Session 1

2:00 pm Keynote Presentation - Kristen Eberhard

4:00 pm Climate Emergency Resolutions

Sunday, May 16

9:00 am - 12:30 pm Business Session 2

Caucus Zoom Links and Resources

Healthcare Caucus

Proposed Resolution (Word doc)

Forest Caucus

Washington's Dynamic Forests, LWVWA 1998 Study: Part One, Part Two

LWVWA Position on Forests

LWVWA Adopted Forestry Policy Positions (page 31)

Proposed Forestry Concurrence

Forestry Caucus PowerPoint Presentation

Childcare Caucus

1988 Childcare Study

Caucus Handout

NEW - Childcare Update Proposal

Election Methods Caucus

Proposed Update

January 2020 Portland Meeting minutes

LWVOR Current Election Methods position

Election Methods Update 2016 Executive Summary

Election Method Comparison Table (PDF)

LWVUS Advocacy Presentation (PPT)

Convention Business Materials

Proposed Budget and Budget Commentary

LWVOR Bylaws

Treasurer's Report: Report Summary; Financial Statement; Budget vs. Actual

Board Nominee Bios

Resolutions

Action Committee Resolution (submitted on behalf of LWVOR Action Committee)

Climate Emergency Resolutions (submitted by Claudia Keith, LWV of Corvallis)

DEI Resolution (submitted by Shirley Weathers, LWV of Rogue Valley)

Healthcare Resolution (submitted by Bill Walsh, LWV of Rogue Valley)

Workshops and Panels