register to vote

League members registering High School Seniors to Vote!

Candidate Forum series beginning in September!

We are again partnering with City Club of Central Oregon to bring you virtual forums!

We need your input as we cannot take live audience questions. Please submit now! We are taking public questions to ask candidates during the forums. Go to “ask your candidate page” Please submit no later than 48 hours prior to forum!

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

Get more Forum information on the Calendar 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

Watch our recorded 2020 Primary Election Candidate Forums on the City Club of Central Oregon’s YouTube channel!

First Thursday Luncheons

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. ( First Thursdays will be on hold during restrictions on gatherings, league board is working on alternatives for September-stay tuned!)

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!