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People2Power: Making Direct Democracy Truly Democratic

Ashley Trim of the Davenport Institute at Pepperdine University writes about the challenges of the California initiative system and the unique democratic power of the Citizens Initiative Review. Via People2Power.

“Citizens’ Initiative Review” Demonstrates Potential for Public Engagement in Initiative Process

“Citizens’ Initiative Review” Demonstrates Potential for Public Engagement in Initiative Process

Davenport Institute for Public Engagement and Civic Leadership PRESS RELEASE What: For the first time in state history, the Citizens’...

School of Public Policy Gets Ready for Healthy Democracy

School of Public Policy Gets Ready for Healthy Democracy

The Pepperdine School of Public Policy is continuing its work from last semester on a project to make the California...