Are New Marijuana Initiatives the Democrats’ Gay Marriage?

By: Tuesday July 6, 2010 12:30 pm

It appears even an “Obama official” is talking about how marijuana ballot measures might be the Democratic equivalent of gay marriage ban initiatives for Republicans. In 2004, ballot initiatives to ban gay marriage likely increased the conservative vote, helping to elect Republicans.

California Split Almost Evenly on Prop 19; Few Left Undecided about Marijuana Legalization

By: Thursday July 1, 2010 9:45 am

Proposition 19, the newly numbered California initiative to legalize, tax and regulate cannabis, would lose by a very close margin if the election was held today, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll.

Legalizing Marijuana Wins Facebook Fans, But Will They Actually Vote?

By: Friday June 25, 2010 11:45 am

The big question for November is whether this online engagement will translate into large youth turnout numbers.

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