Wisconsin Governor Blasts Lawmakers For Not Legalizing Medical Marijuana Despite Public Support

Wisconsin Governor Blasts Lawmakers For Not Legalizing Medical Marijuana Despite Public Support

The governor of Wisconsin called out state lawmakers on Wednesday for declining to pass legislation legalizing medical marijuana despite widespread public support for the policy. “When more than 80 percent of our state supports medical marijuana…and elected officials can ignore those numbers without consequence, folks, something’s wrong,” Gov. Tony Evers (D) said during his annual State of the State address. Watch Evers’s comments about public support for medical cannabis below: He also cited contrasting public support support and lack of legislative action on issues such as expanding Medicaid and universal background checks for gun purchases. While Evers had included both…

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