Dangerous Direct Democracy or Essential Component to maintaining our Republic?

We’ve been talking a lot about the Citizens’ ballot initiative in the wake of both good and bad Missouri initiatives – but we’re about to take this conversation off line and give you a chance to hear from some experts and get involved in the discussion.

United for Missouri’s Future is hosting an educational panel discussion about what exactly a ballot initiative is, what it does, and whether or not it’s a useful tool for Missouri voters.

Here are the details:

Citizens’ Ballot Initiative: Dangerous Direct Democracy or Essential Component to maintaining our Republic?

December 5, 2010 at 3:00 PM

Pillar in the Valley
229 Chesterfield Business Parkway
Chesterfield, Missouri 63005-1241

Panelists will speak briefly, and then we’ll open the floor for questions from the audience. If you can’t make it to Chesterfield, we’re going to be live-streaming the discussion, and you’ll have the ability to ask questions online to our panelists as well.

If you can make it in person, please RSVP to Debbie@UnitedforMissouri.org, and if you have any questions about the live broadcast please let us know!

You can view the event online here at our website.