Omdahl: Saved by referral, initiative
Published 02/24/2013, INFORUM
The authority to initiate and refer laws, often called “direct democracy,” has been a constant irritant to the Legislature but, in fact, it has saved the assembly from some unpleasant job-threatening controversies.Word count: 586
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.