It’s time to gear up for Action!
How do you want to make your voice heard in Olympia in the 2020 legislative session?
Attend and hear:
Opening panel on “Money in Politics” --Rep. Mike Pellicciotti, 30th LD, and Judge Anne Levinson (Ret.), member and former Chair Public Disclosure Commission.
Keynote - Seattle City Councilmember Lorena González will keynote the session, addressing the threat of corruption in our elections.
Voting Justice & Communities of Color panel: Joseph Lachman, Civic Engagement Program Manager, Asian Counseling and Referral Service; Guillermo Rogel, Jr, Executive Director, Washington Student Association; and Óskar Zambrano Méndez, Director of Civic Engagement & Advocacy, Latino Community Fund of Washington. Heather Kelly, LWV Seattle-King Co Action Chair, will moderate.
The following breakout sessions will feature LWVWA Lobby Team Issue Chairs:
- Elections and Campaign Finance, Census and Redistricting Election Security: Kathy Sakahara, Alison McCaffree & Kirsten Mueller
- Social Justice: Deb Carstens & Heather Kelly (Criminal Justice), Pat Griffith (Gun Safety)
- Natural Resources & Climate Change: Marty Gibbins & Raelene Gold
- Revenue, Transportation, Homelessness: Cynthia Stewart & Education: Catherine Ahl
Action Workshops include speaker and panel presentations, issue break out sessions, and lunch. Lunch and all materials are included in the registration fee. On-site/day-of registration fee will increase to $40.
Seattle First Baptist Church
1111 Harvard Ave
Seattle, WA 98122
Registration and networking begin at 9 a.m.
Event begins at 9:30 a.m.
A limited number of scholarships are available if the registration fee would be a barrier to your participation. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 3rd. Apply here.