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Preliminary plan for school construction released

A manager for Skillman Corp. presented a preliminary planning schedule Thursday for the Valparaiso [Read More...]

Group collects enough signatures to oppose KC minimum wage boost on ballot

Business owners opposed to raising the minimum wage in Kansas City have gathered enough signatures [Read More...]

Editorial: 'H' debate a boil that needs lancing

A TURN-UP for the books? The news on our front page today that a majority of submitters to the [Read More...]

The c2d is a department of the Zentrum für Demokratie Aarau (ZDA) and related to the Law School of the University of Zurich. The team, consisting of political scientists and legal scholars, is located in Aarau, Switzerland.

Centre for Research on Direct Democracy (c2d)

The c2d is an academic research center dedicated to the study of direct democratic institutions (referendum and initiative) around the world, their history, legal nature, functioning and political implications. It aims at running an international database, promoting interdisciplinary scientific research, organising conferences and providing services.