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A referendum initiative is when the entire populace of a certain are is asked for a direct vote on a proposal. As opposed to having just the elected officials voting on passing a law (senate and house of Reps).

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Which procedure gives citizens of some states more influence over their government?

the initiative,the referendum and the recall.

The initiative and the referendum are actions that can be taken by the?

the voters!

How did initiative referendum and recall change democracy in the United states?

The initiative referendum and recall did change democracy in the United States as it made leaders more accountable.

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Did Progressives support referendum as measures to democratize the government?

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In an initiative, citizens or non-government groups gather petition signatures for a proposed new law to be placed on the ballot. The citizens vote on the initiative, and if it passes, it becomes a law even without the legislature or the governor voting on it. A referendum is a citizen action to repeal a law passed by the legislature. Not all states allow initiative and referendum. California, for example, does.

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the initiative,referendum and recall.

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the referendum, initiative and, the recall

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