Dr. Shirley Weber, California’s new Secretary of State (SOS), spoke to delegates at the opening of the LWVC Convention Business Meeting on Friday, June 11, 2021. She expressed appreciation for the League’s continued support of HR 1, the For the People Act of 2021, which will safeguard and expand voter access. [Note that HR 1 has recently moved to the Senate.] Weber thanked the League for its work to promote Prop. 17 which restores voting rights to those on parole.