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February 8, 2021

TV Show Host and Travel Author Rick Steves to Chair NORML Board of Directors

For me, my work with NORML is a civic duty. I care about fighting racism; about replacing a black market that empowers and enriches gangs and organized crime with a legal one that produces good jobs and lots of tax revenue; and about defending our civil liberty to simply enjoy the recreational use of marijuana if we want to.

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February 8, 2021

NORML PAC Endorses John Fetterman for US Senate

“I’m exceedingly grateful to have the support of NORML PAC,” Lt. Governor John Fetterman said. "The bottom line here is it’s far past time we let go of this bizarre superstition and criminalization of a plant, cannabis, and instead legalize it on a federal level.”

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February 8, 2021

Wisconsin: Governor Evers Includes Marijuana Legalization in State Budget Proposal

“Frankly, red and blue states across the country have moved forward with legalization and there is no reason Wisconsin should be left behind when we know it’s supported by a majority of Wisconsinites.”

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February 5, 2021

Virginia: House and Senate Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Legalization Measures in Historic Votes

“Virginians have been clear in their support for this issue and Governor Northam agrees, it is time to legalize the responsible use of cannabis by adults in the Commonwealth."

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