register to vote

League members registering High School Seniors to Vote!

First Thursdays are now virtual! At least until we can once again enjoy gathering together for a meal. Watch the recordings here: LWV Deschutes YouTube

November General election 2020

Watch any of the virtual forums while you consider your ballot! Thanks to our partner, City Club of Central Oregon for helping us bring the candidates to your home during these difficult times and keeping democracy alive!

Sept 22 | US Rep Congressional Dist. #2  watch now!
Sept 24 | Redmond City Council  watch now!
Sept 29 | Secretary of State watch now!
Sept 30 | Redmond Mayor watch now!
October 1 | Deschutes County Commissioner watch now!
October 6 | State Senate 27th Dist.  watch now!
October 8 | State Rep. 53rd Dist.  watch now!
October 13 | State Rep. 54th Dist. watch now!
October 14 | Sisters City Council  watch now!
October 15 | Deschutes County Sheriff watch now!
October 20 | Bend City Council, position 2 & 4  watch now!
October 22 | Bend City Council, position 1 & 3 watch now!

Check out the Ballot Measure Reading posted in the Blog page!

Read LWV Oregon statement on Portland protests on our Blog page!

LWV Commends U.S. House on Passing the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act

Justice in Policing Act

First Thursday Luncheons

( First Thursdays will be on hold during restrictions on gatherings, join us virtually in the mean time! ) Once a month (except July and August) The League of Women Voters of Deschutes County hosts a luncheon. League Board members discuss current issues and invite local experts to be our host speakers.

Voter Services

Who is on the ballot in the next election?  How to register to vote?

Find the facts about voting at Vote411:

LWV Candidate Forums 2018 General Election

About LWV

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. We never support or oppose any political party or candidate.

The League of Women Voters has two separate and distinct roles.

  • Voters Service/Citizen Education. We present unbiased nonpartisan information about elections, the voting process, and issues.
  • Action/Advocacy. We are also nonpartisan, but, after study, we use our positions to advocate for or against particular policies in the public interest.

The League of Women Voters of Deschutes County, is a membership organization and is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation. Member dues and donations are all tax deductible!