A Deliberative Poll for CA's Future :: Summer 2011

Results coming soon: What’s Next CA news conference

After careful review and detailed tabulation of results from a larger-than-expected Deliberative Poll sample, What's Next California is pleased to announce a news conference on August 22 in Sacramento.  Members of the What's Next California steering committee and representatives from the sponsoring organizations will unveil the full results and poll questionnaire.  

From the media advisory just released: 

In California's first ever historic deliberative poll, participants reflecting the Golden State overwhelmingly agreed it is possible to come together and supported reforms that would improve the legislature's ability to do its job. Many also had a change of heart on some issues after discussing them with peers.

The results of the unprecedented What's Next California civic engagement project will be unveiled at a news conference and panel in the state's capital.

The event will also feature Joyce Cooksey-James of Sacramento, Calif, who was a randomly-selected Deliberative Poll participant.  Distribution of poll results and remarks will be followed by a panel discussion and Q &A session.  Other poll participants and members of the media, capitol staff and the public are invited to attend. Click here to RSVP.