Making Democracy Work

Non-partisan Analysis of Public Policy

Unbiased information for Placer County citizens shaping better communities.
11:30am - Noon
Holiday Inn, Max's
120 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
LWVPC Speakers' Bureau will provide an unbiased explanation of the two ballot propositions and answer questions from the audience. Bypass the swamp of TV ads and steady stream of mailers and get the straight story.

Margot Fulmer, Nancy Tilcock and Carol Cramer at Water Forum

The Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) is Here Now

Watch an easy to understand 6 minute video on the Affordable Health Care Act

Click for a list of insurance reform already in place and what reforms are coming in 2014

Click for information on the Affordable Care Act provided by Cheryl Davis, Placer County Health & Human Services.

Upcoming Elections

June 4, 2014 Primary
There are 25 offices on the June 2014 ballot:
2 US Senator districts
3 Assembly districts
8 State Offices, including Governor
10 County Offices
1 Superior Court Judge

November 4, 2014 General Election
In addition to the offices voted on in June 2014, there are numerous other local offices on the November 2014 ballot.
See our election page for more detail on this and other ballot measures.

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