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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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Adopting more descriptive covenants such as this could prove crucial in determining whether or not a citizen initiative limiting the ability to collect, impose, or raise rates has impaired the contract between the issuer and the bondholder.
On the other hand, citizen initiatives have sometimes presaged nationwide movements in such issues as tax reform and term limits.
But the Boston Globe counseled the exact opposite of the state constitution, that the citizen initiative could be dropped if the legislature did not vote.
The citizen initiative isn't the only route that lands measures on statewide ballots.
These Citizen Initiative Review panels were created by the nonpartisan Healthy Democracy Oregon.
Proposition 2, which was a citizen initiative, is much broader, covering combined revenues of essentially all city operations and has the potential to more severely restrict revenue growth.
The Dilli Meri Yamuna (MDMY) citizen initiative is being formally launched on 16th March, 2010, 7 pm onwards at Purana Qila in Delhi by his holiness Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, where the citizens and leaders from all walks of life would be present to mark the occasion.
The citizen initiative was placed on the ballot with all-volunteer signatures and prevents kickbacks to city officials from companies they confer a public benefit.
The fundamentals of SYA Summer World Citizen Initiative are project-based global studies, intensive language study, cultural immersion, and family homestay.
The council will move along with a 21-member ``advisory'' panel (decisions on what goes on the ballot remains in the council's hands), and the mayor's citizen initiative should have no trouble qualifying.
They will be in Atlanta for 18 days participating in the Productivity Enhancement Program, conducted under the auspices of the Center for Citizen Initiative (CCI).
An active citizen initiative is also underway in Mississippi.
Proposition 2, which was a citizen initiative, targets combined revenues of essentially all city operations and has the potential to more severely restrict revenue growth.
Constitutional amendments will appear on the November ballot in Colorado, Oklahoma, and Arizona, and an active citizen initiative is underway in Mississippi.
The Gladstone Democrat said the only viable options were to pass the Senate's constitutional amendment or to bag the legislative effort and try for a citizen initiative.
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