Top Two Primary

CA Fwd — Approaching a Decade of Making a Difference
610 200 John Guenther

Ten years into an era of reform, California’s outlook has been shaped by public desire for change in how government served the people.

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From the Ivory Tower to the Mean Streets of Santa Monica
610 200 Pete Peterson

Recent studies document the moderating effects of California’s Top Two primary and independent redistricting reform

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Lenny Mendonca: Hiram Johnson Would Like This California Era of Reform
150 150 Lenny Mendonca

Despite shortcomings, the state’s citizen ballot initiative process has brought important reforms to California via direct democracy.

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VIDEO: Is California’s nonpartisan primary having a positive effect on politics?
150 150 John Guenther

Elected officials and election experts weigh in on the Top Two primary at event that took stock of the election reform approved by voters five years ago.

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A Time for Bipartisan Deals
150 150 Jim Mayer

State Senator Steve Glazer, elected over a fellow Democrat via the top-two primary, pointed the way to bipartisan compromise through six new political rules he says will result in a stronger democracy.

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