You have no statewide Initiative & Referendum rights.


See the results of a poll on support for statewide initiative & referendum here.

Grade: F

Click here to view Alabama’s individual report in Of the People, By the People, For the People: A 2010 Report Card on Statewide Voter Initiative Rights.

Citizen State Coordinator

For more information about how to get involved in bringing statewide initiative and referendum rghts to Alabama, contact the Citizens in Charge Foundation Alabama Citizen State Coordinator:

Bob Weber

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State Balloting Process

How to bring the ballot initiative process to Alabama


The movement for direct democracy was not successful in Alabama
during the Populist/Progressive era. The only victory recorded by Equity, a
publication of the initiative and referendum movement, was a state law
giving voters the right of referendum on ordinances in major
municipalities…Read More

Ballot Qualifications & Schedule

There is currently no statewide initiative or referendum in Alabama. Join Citizens in Charge Foundation and volunteer to help organize your state.