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Initiative process focus of LWV presentation

David McCuan, a professor of political science at Sonoma State University, will discuss the initiative and referendum process in California on Feb. 23 in Santa Rosa at an informational meeting presented by the League of Women Voters. Get more information here.

North Coast congressional candidates to face off in Sebastopol debate Wednesday night

Democrat Jared Huffman and Republican Dan Roberts, candidates for the North Coast congressional seat, will square off tonight in a debate in Sebastopol. Hosted by the League of Women Voters Sonoma County and Sonoma County Water Coalition, the forum will be from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Sebastopol Community Center, 390 Morris St.

GUEST OPINION: SMART for the future

For more than 20 years, the Leagues of Women Voters of Marin and Sonoma Counties have been among the strongest supporters of SMART. We actively supported and campaigned for all of the proposed transit sales-tax measures since 1990, culminating in the successful 2008 tax measure. Both leagues remain strongly committed to SMART as the key component to the North Bay’s multi-modal transportation system.

Santa Rosa program to address 9 ballot measures

Voters interested in learning about nine state propositions on the Nov. 2 ballot are invited to attend a presentation Wednesday in Santa Rosa sponsored by the League of Women Voters.

Look up your polling place and more

Want to be a smart voter? It’s easier than you may think, thanks to a Web site created by the League of Women Voters California Education Fund. Check out the widget right here on Watch Sonoma County.

VIDEO: April 12 7th Assembly District debate

The April 12 debate between three Democrats vying for 7th Assembly District seat was mild and mannered, with only veiled jabs directed at the presumptive front-runner Michael Allen for his ties to special interests.