Let your voice be heard by the people who make state and local decisions at this annual event held on Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 9am-11am at the Winona County Historical Society. Elected officials are given a few minutes in the beginning to share their priorities for the new year, followed by a moderated Q&A so community members can ask important questions.
The event is free with a complimentary breakfast, but please RSVP to Kate Sattler by 1/23/19 at noon by emailing [email protected] or call 507-457-6310.
You can hear from and speak with local:
– County Board members
– County Sheriff
– County Attorney
– MN House of Representatives
– MN Senators
– School Board members
Please provide important information to elected officials that day about recreational marijuana and risk of commercialization in Minnesota.
Economic and social costs of marijuana legalization:
“For every dollar gained in tax revenue, Coloradans spend approximately $4.50 to mitigate the effects of legalization”
(Centennial Institute, 2018).
Here are states that opposed recreational marijuana in 2018:
– North Dakota
– New Jersey
– New Hampshire
– Rhode Island