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League of Women Voters' goal is to empower citizens to shape better communities world wide. Help voters feel good abt voting. RunBy@oregonminda Follow≠endorsemt
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NCA Aug 17
Great opportunity to learn more about Willamette River superfund work and how you can get involved.
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LeagueWomenVotersATX Aug 17
Check it out...then VOTE on one of these 30-second spots!
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Larimer League CO Aug 17
What does it mean to "Make Democracy Work?"
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VOTE411 Aug 16
Did you know as many as 17 million people with past felony convictions can vote right now? Visit and learn if you or a family member can vote in November!
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Portland City Club Aug 13
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LWV of Portland Aug 16
Portland! Get to know your local ballot measures! • The Portland Clean Energy Fund: Imposes a surcharge on certain retailers to fund clean energy and provide job training TY for ballot text:
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LWV of Portland Aug 16
Portland! Get to know your local ballot measures! • Metro: A $652.8 million bond to fund affordable housing TY for ballot text:
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LWV of Portland Aug 16
Portland! Get to know your local ballot measures! •Measure 106: Amends Constitution: Prohibits spending "public funds" (defined) directly/indirectly for "abortion" (defined); exceptions; reduces abortion access TY for ballot text:
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LWV of Portland Aug 16
Portland! Get to know your local ballot measures. •Measure 105: Repeals law limiting use of state/local law enforcement resources to enforce federal immigration laws TY for ballot text:
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LWV of Portland Aug 16
Portland! Get to know your local ballot measures. •Measure 103: Amends Constitution: Prohibits taxes/fees based on transactions for "groceries" (defined) enacted or amended after September 2017 TY for ballot text:
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LWV of Portland Aug 16
How else is good for you? Voting is associated with a higher self-reported health, improved mental health, and stronger social ties.
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LWV of Portland Aug 15
“Once a vote is discarded by a moderator, it’s lost forever.” ⁩vNH
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LWV of the US Aug 14
While we work to end felony disenfranchisement laws – in the courts and through grassroots advocacy – people with past convictions should understand their rights to see if they can vote today. Visit
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Multnomah County, OR Aug 12
Traveler through MultCo tested + for measles. working with counties on potential exposure. Risk highest for unvaccinated people in following places:
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Marianne Williamson Aug 12
This is the most important thing for us to be aware of over the next 90 days. Only you can make sure you can vote. And do everything you can to support voter registration. This is where the biggest problem lies now
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LWV of Portland Aug 12
How Women Won The Vote: Teaching Kids About The U.S. Movement | A Mighty Girl
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LWVFA Aug 12
When we meet with young adult voters, we find many who look at voting as if it were a test. We remind them that when we have less than a 65% turnout, we ‘fail’ democracy. Let’s keep improving voter turnout!
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LWVAH Aug 10
is Frances Perkins who served as the US Secretary of Labor from 1933-1945. She was the first woman appointed to the US Cabinet and instrumental in establishing unemployment benefits, pensions, welfare & established the 1st min wage, & created 40 hour work week.
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