Category Archives: Voting

Voter’s Guide: Three Senate Candidates Who Could Affect Marijuana Legalization

Just because Michigan (legal), Missouri (medical), North Dakota (legal), and Utah (medical) are the only states voting on statewide cannabis issues, that doesn’t mean marijuana reform isn’t on the ballot in all fifty states. Earlier, we looked at three candidates for the US House, based on how NORML grades them on the issue of marijuana. […]

Michigan Amps For Recreational Marijuana Legalization Vote

To legalize or not to legalize? That is the question on the minds of many Michiganders this election season. Michigan voters are set to decide on a recreational marijuana ballot proposal on November 6. Michigan and North Dakota will both vote on initiatives to legalize the adult use of marijuana during this midterm election. Utah […]

What is the Medical Cannabis Research Act?

A bill that would require the federal government to approve more facilities for the cultivation of cannabis for medical research is up for a vote in Congress this week. The bill, the Medical Cannabis Research Act of 2018 (H.R. 5634), would require the attorney general to ensure that an adequate and uninterrupted supply of research-grade […]