Plan To Legalize Marijuana To Fund Pensions

Republican state Senator will propose recreational marijuana as way to create needed pension revenue

As the professional association of Registered Nurses (RNs) in Kentucky, the Kentucky Nurses Association (KNA) is extremely invested in protecting and promoting the welfare of patients across the state. The issue of the legalization of medical cannabis is among the most important and relevant patient welfare issues of our time and the KNA feels strongly…(Read More)

On July 29, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner (R) signed a bill removing the threat of arrest for small amounts of marijuana, capping a record year of legislative and administrative marijuana policy reforms throughout the country. Two states, Pennsylvania and Ohio, enacted effective medical marijuana laws via their legislatures, making them the 24th and 25th states…(Read More)

The Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) supports information and polices related to marijuana that are grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights. For over 20 years, DPA has been at the forefront of marijuana law reform. They support marijuana laws that regulate marijuana effectively and that no longer arrest, incarcerate, disenfranchise and otherwise harm millions…(Read More)