Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

The League sponsors a variety of meetings and events throughout the year. The public is always welcome!

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
6:30-8:30pm
Main Library

1044 Middlefield Road

Redwood City
PAMELA S. KARLAN
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One of the nation's leading experts on voting and the political process, she has served as a commissioner on the California Fair Political Practices Commission, an assistant counsel and cooperating attorney for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, and a Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. A productive scholar and an award-winning teacher, Pamela S. Karlan is co-director of Stanford Law School's Supreme Court Litigation Clinic, where students litigate live cases before the Court.
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017
6-8pm
Menlo Park City Council Chambers,
701 Laurel Street
Menlo Park
Marc Berman, Assembly Representative for the 24th District
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Legislative Update and Q&A
Bring your questions, concerns and ideas!

Berman was elected to the California Assembly in November 2016 to represent the 24th District. A lawyer by training, he previously served on the Palo Alto City Council and as the Development Director at the Silicon Valley Education Foundation. Marc was a leader on the City Council on issues such as infrastructure improvements and financial transparency. A member of Palo Alto's Infrastructure Committee, he served on the campaign committee for Measure B. Marc graduated from Georgetown University with a degree in Political Science and law school at the University of Southern California. Contact: Suzanne Fouche
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
6:30-8:30pm
Woodside Independence Hall
Assemblymember Kevin Mullin
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Legislative Update and Q&A
Bring your questions, concerns and ideas!

Kevin Mullin was first elected in 2012 and re-elected in 2014 and 2016 to the California State Assembly representing the 22nd District. On December 5, 2016 he was sworn in as Assembly Speaker pro Tem for the 2016-17 legislative session. Elections reform and strengthening our democracy is Kevin's top legislative priority. His other legislative priorities focus on creating economic opportunity for all, transportation infrastructure and congestion relief, affordable housing, maintaining a balanced budget with a rainy day fund, as well as clean tech and nurturing our innovation economy as Chair of the Select Committee on Biotechnology and membership in the Tech Caucus. He received a B.A. in Communications from the University of San Francisco, and a Master's degree in Public Administration (M.P.A.) from San Francisco State University.