African American Voter Registration, Education, & Participation Project

Increasing African American and urban voter registration, education, and participation through outreach to targeted communities in California. We've registered over 175,000 voters and counting since 2002!

Special Election for State Senate 35 on Dec 9th

Governor Brown has called a vacancy, and there will be a special election for State Senate District 35 on Tuesday December 9th. If no candidate wins 50% of the vote plus one, a runoff election will be held Feb. 10.

The election will allow the winner to serve the remaining two years of former Sen. Rod Wright’s four-year term. The district includes the communities of Carson, Compton, West Compton, Gardena, Harbor City, Hawthorne, Inglewood, Lawndale, Lennox, Long Beach, Los Angeles, San Pedro, Torrance, West Carson, Watts, Willowbrook and Wilmington.

Not sure if you’re in the district or where to vote? Check LAVote.Net (LA County site).