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Wisconsin Governor Supports Full Marijuana Legalization

On January 15, Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers (D) said that he would support full legalization of marijuana in the state. During his...
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Marijuana Legalization Is “Perhaps The Stupidest Thing Anybody Has Ever Done,” Michael Bloomberg Says

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has reiterated his opposition to marijuana legalization as he continues to deliberate on whether to...
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Pennsylvania Governor Announces Statewide ‘Listening Tour’ To Discuss Marijuana Legalization

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) announced last week that his Lt. Governor, John Fetterman, will embark on a tour of the state's...
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Illinois’ Gov. J.B. Pritzker Reiterates Pledge To Legalize Marijuana In Inaugural Address

On January 21 at his inauguration in Springfield, Gov. J.B. Pritzker repeated his campaign promise to work toward legalizing marijuana. He said:...
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Here’s Where Presidential Candidate Kamala Harris Stands on Marijuana

On January 21, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) announced that she is running for president in 2020, making her one of many pro-reform...
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Rhode Island Governor to Propose Recreational Marijuana Legalization in Forthcoming Budget

Governor Gina Raimondo (D) of Rhode Island has announced that she will formally propose to legalize recreational marijuana in her budget plan...
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Survey Reveals Majority Of U.S. Mayors Want Legal Marijuana

On January 22 in Washington, D.C., Boston University published its 2018 Menino Survey of Mayors, which shows that a majority of U.S....
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Recreational Marijuana Legalization Has No Impact on Alcohol Sales, Trade Association Finds

Sales of alcohol have not been affected in the three states – Colorado, Oregon, and Washington State – that have the longest-established...
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Marijuana Legalization Bills Already In Motion In Five Red States

When political candidates propose new platform ideas and win, other politicians notice, and in the wake of Democratic victories in 2018 by...
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Is Legal Marijuana In Hawaii Inevitable?

Hawaii may be known for its Maui Wowie, but adult use remains illegal in the state. Its medical program began in 2000...