|Marijuana is the Gateway Drug to Twinkies addiction|
Instead of wasting our limited resources criminalizing marijuana we should be taxing and regulating its use.
|New Approach Washington|
"This measure would remove state-law prohibitions against producing, processing, and selling marijuana, subject to licensing and regulation by the liquor control board; allow limited possession of marijuana by persons aged twenty-one and over; and impose 25% excise taxes on wholesale and retail sales of marijuana, earmarking revenue for purposes that include substance-abuse prevention, research, education, and healthcare. Laws prohibiting driving under the influence would be amended to include maximum thresholds for THC blood concentration.