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Synonyms for initiative

Synonyms for initiative

an aggressive readiness along with energy to undertake taxing efforts

Synonyms for initiative

readiness to embark on bold new ventures

serving to set in motion

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Skeptics counter that the citizen's initiative is an ideal vehicle for the use and expansion of such power.
Proposition 3 came out of the Legislature as an amendment to a citizen's initiative, Proposition 198, passed in 1996.
Palmisano, MD, today thanked Republican gubernatorial candidate John Kasich for signing the "Health Care Freedom Amendment" a citizen's initiative meant to nullify the Affordable Care Act's health-care mandate in Ohio.
March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Mississippi resident and post abortive mother Anne Reed filed a Life at Conception Citizen's Initiative, which states:
Florida received a "B" for improving its Clean Indoor Air Act through the citizen's initiative, Smoke-Free for Health.