Jared Cates

Jared Cates, Democratic candidate for Nacogdoches County Commissioner, Pct. 3.

A new generation is entering politics, and they’re coming into the game through some traditionally unusual ways.

Despite the rainy cold weather, a marijuana reform rally still drew a crowd in Tyler today. Around 100 people showed up to the event which had to be moved inside at the last minute due to weather conditions. With standing room only, the crowd listened to several speakers talk about the need to

A rally to change marijuana laws in Texas is slated for Tyler this coming weekend. Activists hope to bring awareness of the need to stop arresting people for possession of marijuana, and will be promoting the legalization of medical marijuana. The ultimate goal though is full legalization of cannabis.