A Question for Congress from an 11-Year-Old - U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier's town hall was winding down ... Then came the final question card of the night, from a young girl, and it was a show-stopper. "E...
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it's believed that san mateo county assemblymember jerry hill, the east bay's nancy skinner, jared huffman and ammiano the bills sponsor and committee chair voted to report favorably. ~ source
But the vote was only a minor victory for the pro-legalization lobby. (AB 390 may very well die in the health committee.)
The real test will come in November, when voters will consider the Regulate, Control, and Tax Cannabis Act of 2010, which, in a nutshell, will legalize pot for personal and agricultural use. (Recent polls show about 56 percent support the bill.) ~ read more