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Voter Center Placement Project

In recruiting centers, members of the LWVTA were trained to educate the public in meetings about the new voting procedures in LA County.

Learn about the New Voting Procedures
Mike Gipson & LWVTA

Legislative Interview with Assembly-Member MIke Gipson

League of Women Voters Torrance Area Interviewed Assembly-Member Mike Gipson of the 64th District.

Popovers in Pasadena

Summer League: Persuasion and Popovers in Pasadena

Learn with the Torrance League all about the Census and Effective Communication Techniques

Popovers in Pasadena

Torrance Area


The League of Women Voters, a political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy. While we encourage participation in politics, we neither promote nor oppose any political party or candidate. We welcome anyone over the age of sixteen to join our local league, which includes membership at the state and national levels. 

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Torrance Chamber of Commerce
Event Date: 
Oct 17 2019 - 11:30am
Event location: 

DoubleTree By Hilton Torrance-South Bay

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Event Date: 
Jun 30 2020 (All day)

LWVTA Calendar 2019-2020

South Bay Film Society
Event Date: 
Oct 23 2019 - 7:30pm
Event location: 

Rolling Hills AMC

The movie is sold out, but we still have a few tickets left. If you reserved a ticket, please pay Cinda $10/ticket.


Donating a Vehicle to the LWV is Easy:

Here is how to do it: CLICK HERE

Board Members
Event Date: 
Nov 5 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

TRG Real Estate Office (Conference Room)

The LWVTA meets on the last Thursday of each month except July and December. All Members are welcome to attend any board meeting. Only officers and directors have a vote.

Calendar Planning Meeting
Event Date: 
Oct 12 2019 - 9:30am
Event location: 

Harbor Gateway Branch Library

This is the first Program Committee for the 2019-2020 Board term.  September is a busy month.  There are several activities recommended for us to participate in for September. We need to plan and discuss logistics.

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Event Date: 
Oct 15 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

The Pico Union Project

LWVTA Leader of Climate Action Week Event

Led by our Natural Resources Director, Gloria Gutierrez, the LWVTA hosted a movie screening of "Before the Flood," a climate change documentary produced by National Geographic and narrated by UN Messenger of Peace Leonardo DiCaprio. B

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Make an Informed Decision

City Council District Elections
Economic Policy Institute Article
Research & Studies

EPI researchers reflect on the state of labor in the United States

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Action Alerts

Click on button below to access recent LWV, California, Action Alerts:

LWV Action Alerts

Daily Breeze Article on Suffagettes

An article by Hunter Lee in the Torrance Daily Breeze, Monday, August 26th:



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The City of Torrance is contemplating some new City Charter revisions that have significant impact on the City Attorney, City Manager, City Clerk and City Treasurer. 

Recommendation of the City Attorney that the City Council:

Popovers in Pasadena

At the Pasadena Women's Club, the League of Women Voters Torrance Area Board members Emma Simmons, Jill Verenkoff, Sue Herbers Pat Kromka, Pam Thornton and Gloria Guitierrez met for lunch (including those famous popovers!) and informative lectures

Research & Studies

The Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) has prepared Local Profiles for each SCAG member jurisdiction every two years since 2009.

Sex Trafficking

Recently, California passed controversial AB 329, the California Healthy Youth Act, and it is now being implemented by the State Board of Education.

Interview Al Muratsuchi
Public Statement

Torrance, CA – Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law Assembly Bill (AB) 272, authored by Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance), a bill that encourages California school districts to develop and adopt policies that

Annual Meeting Picture

On June 8th at the Depot, local members celebrated the 57th annual meeting and election of officers at the League of Women Voters Torrance Area.

VSAP Meeting

On Thursday evening, May 16th, the L.A.


“Everything we throw away, comes back.” Although we have created billions of tons of plastic products over the past 60 years, many of which are single-use items, only 9% of it is recycled, according to National Geographic.

Labor Day Edition, Pat Brown
Dear Friends and Colleagues:

Governor Pat Brown was a great advocate for the rights of labor. With Labor Day only a few days away, it’s a good time to test your knowledge of labor. Let us know how you do! And have a great holiday weekend.