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October 20, 2014
Watch two panelists explain their findings.
The Citizens Initiative Review is a pilot program that brought together 20 voters to study a ballot question, in this case … more »
October 20, 2014
Listen to the story online.
In this state, more than most others, voters make big policy decisions through the ballot, like the legalization of marijuana … more »
Colorado State University Source15 Oct, 2014 by Jeff Dodge
A research team led by a Colorado State University faculty member has found that a new citizens’ review of … more »
by Luke Runyon, October 07, 2014
Ben Hamilton walks down the salad dressing aisle at his neighborhood grocery store in west Denver. The human resources consultant usually seeks out organic … more »