CIR in Massachusetts

2016 Citizens Initiative Review Pilot

Healthy Democracy, Massachusetts State Representative Jonathan Hecht, and the Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University partnered to bring the first statewide Citizens’ Initiative Review process to Massachusetts in 2016. Legislation to make the Citizens’ Initiative Review process an official part of Massachusetts elections has been introduced in the Massachusetts legislature this year. Find out more about the pilot project on the project website.

Massachusetts Citizens' Statements

Project Partners