CA Congressman Endorses Rec Legalization Initiative
California marijuana legalization proponents scored a major backer on Monday when they announced the formal endorsement of Los Angeles Congressman Ted Lieu, who signaled his support for a recreational cannabis initiative written by billionaire Sean Parker’s coalition.
The measure, called the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA), “creates a legal, responsible and regulated framework for adult use of marijuana that is fiscally responsible,” Lieu said in a press release.
“As a policy, marijuana prohibition has wasted taxpayer resources while failing to protect our communities,” Lieu said. “The (AUMA) represents a vastly superior and long overdue new approach.”
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