Ending the racist and often illegal way the New York City police have abused the marijuana possession laws enjoys overwhelming support.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday November 19, 2014 10:12 am|
|By: Jon Walker Monday May 12, 2014 10:14 am|
Voters are seriously questioning the logic of arresting hundreds of thousands of people a year over a plant that is less dangerous and harmful to society than a substance sold almost everywhere and advertised constantly on television.
|By: Jon Walker Monday May 5, 2014 2:11 pm|
For the first time in their polling Quinnipiac found a majority of voters in Florida think marijuana should be legal. Among registered voters in Florida, 53 percent support making it legal for adults to possess small amounts of marijuana for personal use while only 42 percent oppose legalization.
|By: Jon Walker Monday April 28, 2014 7:58 am|
Now that recreational marijuana has been on sale for four months in Colorado a majority of voters think legalization has been good for the state. According to a new Quinnipiac poll, only 38 percent think legalization has been bad for the state while 52 percent believe it has been good for Colorado.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday April 23, 2014 1:22 pm|
For some reason the Washington Times decided to begin their article about the marijuana initiative in Alaska by making the misleading claim that Colorado voters seem to regret their decision.
|By: Jon Walker Friday April 18, 2014 12:40 pm|
In the top swing states of Florida, Ohio, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Iowa over 80 percent of voters back allowing doctors to prescribe medical marijuana. It is possibly the least controversial policy issue that has not yet been adopted.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday April 2, 2014 2:15 pm|
The national poll found 40 percent would vote for a Democrat for Congress if the election was held today while 38 percent would vote for the Republican. This is a modest improvement since late January when Republicans had a lead of 38 percent to 37 percent.
|By: Jon Walker Monday March 31, 2014 10:19 am|
Even in the South popular opinion on marijuana reform is moving in the right direction. Voters in Virginia are now basically evenly split on whether or not marijuana should be legalized.
According to a new Quinnipiac poll, 46 percent of Virginia voters support legalizing small amounts of marijuana for personal use while 48 percent oppose.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday March 18, 2014 9:19 am|
Support for medical marijuana is overwhelming everywhere in the country, even in Iowa. An incredible 81 percent of Iowa voters think it should be legal to use marijuana for medical purposes if prescribed by a doctor.
|By: Jon Walker Monday March 3, 2014 4:25 pm|
The voters of Pennsylvania are split on the question of marijuana legalization. A new Quinnipiac poll found 48 percent of Pennsylvania voters support allowing adults to legally possess marijuana for personal use, while 49 percent oppose this change.