Benefits of Initiatives

Better Policy

Ballot initiatives allow citizens to enact meaningful policy changes that otherwise have little chance of being passed by politicians.

Legislator Competition

The initiative process helps hold government accountable to the people.

Higher Voter Turnout

Ballot initiatives and referendums creates more interest, therefore higher voter turnout, in elections.

Beating Big Money

Ballot initiatives and referendums help citizens overcome well-funded special interests.



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