Where does the League stand on public issues? What can you do now?? How to contact your elected representatives.
Meanwhile, in "Letters to the Editor" published in The Tribune and in New Times, the San Luis Obispo County League of Women Voters' board of directors announced its support of the proposed Behavioral Health hospital and related assisted living memory care facility for seniors in Templeton.
Louisiana-based Vizion Health LLC wants to build the 96-bed hospital along with a smaller senior facility at 1155 Las Tablas Road across from Twin Cities Community Hospital.
What Can We Do About Citizens United By the people, for the people: Citizens' Congress aims to create nationwide political change from the Central Coast
The LWVUS public policy positions reflect consensus achieved at the biennial convention of the League of Women Voters of the United States; the "positions in brief" listed here summarize the official statements of position.
The League of Women Voters of the United States (LWVUS) efforts focus on:
CURRENTLY IN SACRAMENTO
The following specific issues were selected for emphasis within California at the League of Women Voters of California (LWVC) Convention for the period July 1, 2013-2015:
Natural Resources Issues
Social Policy: Our Social Policy positions include up-dated position statements on Education, Environmental Health, Juvenile Justice, Law Enforcement, Local Library, Local Public Health, and Workforce Housing.
President Barack Obama Tel (202) 456-1414; Fax (202) 456-2461 Email.
Senator Barbara Boxer Washington, DC: Tel (202) 224-3553; Fax (202) 228-4056 Fresno office: Tel (559) 497-5109; Fax (559) 497-5111 Email
Senator Dianne Feinstein Washington, DC: Tel (202) 224-3841; Fax (202) 228-3954 Fresno office: Tel (209) 485-7430 Email.
U. S. Rep. Lois Capps 23rd District Capitol office: Tel (202) 225-3601; Fax (202) 225-5632 Local office: Tel (805) 546-8348 Email.
GOVERNOR: Edmund G. Brown Jr. State Capitol, Sacramento, CA 95814 Telephone: (916) 445-2841 Fax: (916) 558-3160 Website.
LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR: Gavin Newsom State Capitol, Room 1114, Sacramento, CA 95814 Telephone: (916) 445-8994 Fax: (916) 323-4998 Website
STATE SENATE (District 17):Senator Bill Monning-DEM Capitol Office State Capitol, Room 4066 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone: (916) 651-4017 Fax: (916) 445-8081
San Luis Obispo District Office 1026 Palm Street, Suite 201 San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 Phone: (805) 549-3784 Website
STATE ASSEMBLY (District 35): Assembly Member K.H. "Katcho" Achadjian-REP1150 Osos Street , Suite #207 Capitol Office State Capitol Sacramento, CA 94249 (P) (916) 319-2035 (F) (916) 319-2135
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 (P) (805) 549-3381 (F) (805) 549-3400 Website
COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS Room D-430, County Government Center San Luis Obispo, California 93408 Tel (805) 781-5450; Fax (805) 781-1350
For questions regarding an agenda item, call (805) 781-5011 For questions regarding board actions, call (805) 781-5245 or email your supervisor.
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