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How Democrats are failing on legalized marijuana

3 monthes ago   |   By Politico

This was supposed to be the big year for marijuana legalization. But in many state capitols across the country, efforts have stalled or collapsed as Democrats clash over everything from race and criminal justice to how to divvy up a gold mine of pot tax revenue. Legalization of recreational marijuana seemed all but inevitable in at least a half dozen states when the year began - including Democratic legislatures in New York, New Jersey and Illinois. But in state after state, proposals encountered significant turbulence, and the clock is now running out on the legislative season. New...
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