MISSION...The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
League of Women Voters of Kitsap
"Impact on Issues 2016-2018"
Impact on Issues is designed to help League leaders use LWVUS public policy positions effectively at the state and local levels.
In addition to the official statements of position for each program area, this guide briefly traces significant past actions and achievements and indicates links among positions.
The LWVUS public policy positions “in brief” listed on pages 1-4 reflect the program adopted by the 2016 Convention of the League of Women Voters of the United States.
This listing summarizes the official full statements of position, which are presented in bold type in the relevant sections of this guide.
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Kurt Wiest, executive director of Bremerton Housing Authority
Monica Bernhard, director of housing and community support services for Kitsap Community Resources
Kirsten Jewell, program coordinator of Housing and Homeless Services in Kitsap’s Department of Human Services
David O. Frederick, executive director of Coffee Oasis
Renee Kimball-Rouse, who will discuss her own experiences with homelessness
Gary Simpson, Kitsap County Sheriff
Geoffrey Marti, Port Orchard Police Chief
Matthew Hamner, Bainbridge Police Chief
Dan Schoonmaker, Poulsbo Police Chief
Steve Strachan, Bremerton Police Chief
Mike Lasnier, Suquamish Tribal Police Chief
Here is a brochure funded by the League of Women Voters' Education Fund presented courtesy of the League of Women Voters of Kitsap. Contained is a listing of county, state and federal government officials that represent citizens of Kitsap County.