Partners

Our Citizens Election Forums are a unique process of deliberative democracy adapted from the Citizens Jury model of our sister organization, the Jefferson Center. For more than 30 years, the Jefferson Center and Jefferson Action have partnered with a wide range of community, business and government organizations on projects in deliberative democracy. Among them:

  • Citizen’s Panel on Transplant Policy
  • Coopers and Lybrand
  • Fairview Foundation
  • Farm Bureau
  • Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
  • Izaak Walton League
  • League of Women Voters
  • Minnesota Department of Agriculture
  • Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
  • Minnesota Department of Revenue
  • Minnesota Department of Transportation
  • Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura
  • Minnesota House of Representatives
  • Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
  • Minnesota Secretary of State
  • Minnesota Senate
  • Minnesota Sportfishing Congress
  • United Presbyterian Church
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • United Way
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of St. Thomas
  • WESA Public Radio, Pittsburgh
  • Western Australia Department for Planning and Infrastructure