Half of Wisconsin Voters Support Marijuana Legalization

WISCONSIN: In two states last year, voters legalized recreational marijuana. One of those states, Colorado, is similar politically to Wisconsin.

And yet, few among Wisconsin’s political class appear to take pot legalization seriously. If anything, it is dismissed as a wacky western idea that has no place in the heartland.

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke seemed amused when asked what she thought about cannabis legalization several weeks ago. [Read more…]