Voters in Colorado and Washington State sent a message to the promoters of the "War On Drugs"that has run rough-shod over States and Voters for years.
The Message? ENOUGH!
In this case, it's not only about legalizing Medical Cannabis, but Cannabis for recreational use by Adults, and perhaps as important, the legalizing of Industrial Hemp.
Everyday we use disposable paper products that could be better created with Hemp, saving the wood for more strategic use.
We have a shortage of Corn available to the Food Industry, because of usage quotas set in Washington for Biofuel. Hemp, by volume, can make 2 1/2 times the Biofuel. Having this option could invigorate the Ag Market WITHOUT upping the subsidies.
Since Obama got his mandate for another four years, we can hope he will finally honor his pledges about all of this. The Government needs money-as does the Nation's Economy.
Could we NOW consider killing two birds with one stone?