I’m worried that we emptied the hospitals, only to fill the jails.
The recount gives legislators time to talk to citizens and each other and plan, should the initial results be upheld. A thoughtful bipartisan effort could easily result in legislation that honors the will of voters regarding marijuana legalization while preserving the economic and health best interests of Maine citizens.
It’s huntin’ season in Maine, and every Mainer knows not to shoot the first one ya’ see. Let this one walk right on by — vote no on one. G.W. Martin, Montville, Maine
Personally, I’m beginning to believe big money in our political process is ultimately our country’s biggest addiction problem, and I am hoping community conversations are the cure.
Among other things, a realistic discussion about the marijuana black market.
Also — big news about Mainers starring on the Vice Channel!
“Mainers need to know that the issue is more about how we end prohibition and doing it in a way that works for our state and the people who live here.” (Dennis Hammac)