General Meeting March 9 2017
11:30am OEA Bldg., 2495 S. Pacific Hwy
The March General Meeting will be a discussion of several items of member interest: League non-partisanship policies, action policies, and reports from committees. We value your input and welcome your participation. We will also have reports from the Town Hall Feb 24 on the Oregon Budget, the Observer Corps, the April program on the Our Children’s Trust, and the results of the Post-Secondary Education consensus.
Pricing 5 cards for 9$, or 10 for $15. LWVRV Card Order Form 2017
file it out and send it with your check to the address on the form.
LWVRV will meet to discuss the consensus questions on Saturday, March 4th. 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Western Carriage Estates 3995 S. Stage Road Medford. Post-Secondary Education Study from the state League. Contact Kathleen [see Directory] Click this link to see a PDF of the Full Report, the Executive Summary and the consensus questionnaire We ask that members review the study and address the consensus questions by writing a paragraph. The results from this consensus will provide guidance for our state League Action Team. The chair of the state study is Karan Kuntz [see Directory for State].
Dates of General Meetings 2016-2017
Rogue Valley League of Women Voters meets monthly from Sept. to May. General meetings are the second Thursday of the month.
September 8 2016 – Measure 97 panel noon at Medford Library
Sept 17 2016 “How we really elect the President”” noon at Rogue River Library with Barbara Klein presenting. This is Constitution Day and a Saturday.
October 20 2016 – Candidates Forum – District 3 Oregon Senate
November 10 2016 – Election Methods Study
December 8 2016 – Adult Literacy
January 12 2017 – Planning our policy programs
February 9 2017 – Valentine Charitable Org
March 9 2017 – Current Events Discussion
April 13 2017 – Climate Change and Our Children’s Trust Lawsuit
May 18 2017 – Member Annual Meeting – Election of Officers
Position Updates from the US LWV.
In November 2016 our League participated in a study and update of the position on the advisability of amending the US constitution.
These two positions have now been published, Constitutional Amendment,
Constitutional Convention Position