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Read the results of the 2012 Citizens’ Initiative Reviews on Measure 82 and Measure 85, which will be published in the Oregon Voters’ Pamphlet this election.
Our sister organization, Healthy Democracy Oregon, was founded in 2007 as a nonpartisan organization committed to strengthening the integrity of the ballot initiative process.
We are excited to welcome Lucy Palmersheim to the Healthy Democracy team! She comes to the organization with experience in nonprofit fundraising, public policy, and strategic communications.
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In 2012, over 627,000 Oregonians relied on the Citizens’ Initiative Review (CIR) for trustworthy information on two statewide ballot measures. Throughout the process, Healthy Democracy worked with respected researchers who … more »
This piece was originally published on the Democracy Fund blog on February 26, 2013
Guest Post: The Oregon Citizens’ Initiative Review
by John Gastil, February 26
Local and statewide initiatives … more »