A candidate for United States Congress in central Texas isn’t shying away from the issue of changing marijuana laws. Dale Mantey, who seeks to unseat incumbent Rep. Bill Flores in District 17, has made some of the boldest statements yet regarding the nation’s marijuana policies.
Rep. James White, an ardent Tea Party supporter, has come out in support of changing marijuana laws in Texas. The 50-year-old Woodville Republican, whose District 19 encompasses Hardin, Polk, Tyler, Jasper and Newton counties, won a third two-year term in 2014 with no opposition at the polls. He spoke with
In a response to a Dallas Morning News survey, Rep. Tan Parker signal his support for medical marijuana in Texas. The Republican from Flower Mound states that he’d be open to a tightly written medical marijuana amendment which could be put on the ballot in 2015 if passed by the
DFW NORML’s executive director Shaun McAlister shows just how easy it is to call your elected representative and let them know how you feel about reforming the marijuana laws here in Texas. Not sure who your representative is? Find out here: http://www.fyi.legis.state.tx.us/Home.aspx
A bill gaining support in the US House of Representatives that would have federal agents respect state marijuana laws now has a co-sponsor from Texas. Rep. Steve Stockman, a Republican from Friendswood who was elected to office in 2012 for the newly created 36th District seat which Texas gained after