• News Digest October 27

    by  • November 4, 2012 • 0 Comments

    Washington Intiative 502 News: Washington Initiative 502: both sides of the debate - Andrew Winner at the Seattle Tmes News: I-502 creates new set of issues - Meghan Stephenson at the North Kitsap Herald News: Marijuana Notes: Wait a second … “2 grams per use”? - Jake Ellison at KPLU Seattle Endorsement: SSDP And Steve DeAngelo Endorse Washington I-502 - Johnny Green at...

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    News Digest Oct 26

    by  • October 26, 2012 • 0 Comments

    Washington Initiative 502 News: What happens on Capitol Hill if I-502 passes - Everett Rummage at Capitol Hill Seattle Blog News: Washington poised to legalize marijuana, with implications for BC - Sunny Dhillon at the Vancouver Globe and Mail News (Video): Local Issues: Initiative 502 - Marijuana Legalization - Seattle Channel 21 Debate (Video): Porterfield -Reichert Debate Initiative 502 - Karen Porterfield Debate (Video): Pullman Voter...

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    Center for New Revenue Analysis: Of Marijuana initiatives, WA I-502 brings most revenue, least likely to be shut down by Feds

    by  • October 26, 2012 • 0 Comments

    Pat Oglesby of the Center for New Revenue writes (State Tax Notes, Volume 66, Number 4, pages 255-269): “But three states vote on marijuana-related measures on November 6. Colorado’s Amendment 64 anticipates taxes and caps them temporarily. Oregon’s Measure 80 generates revenue only with a state marijuana monopoly. Washington’s Initiative 502, with three levels of excises, contains the highest...

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    Poll (WA I-502): 54 For, 38 Against

    by  • October 23, 2012 • 0 Comments

    The Strategies 360 poll “A Study of Likely Voters in Washington” conducted live telephone interviews of 500 self-identified likely voters for the November 2012 General Election. Interviews were conducted October 17 – 20, 2012 trained interviewers. A combination of landline and cell phones were called to ensure greater coverage of the population sampled.The margin of error for a survey...

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    Poll (OR M-80): 36% Approval, 43% Against, 21% Unsure

    by  • October 19, 2012 • 0 Comments

    New Polls: 36 For – 43 Against – 21 Undecided SurveyUSA interviewed 700 state of Oregon adults 10/16/12 through 10/18/12. Of the adults, 644 were registered to vote. Of the registered voters, 579 were determined by SurveyUSA to be likely to vote in the 11/06/12 election. This survey was conducted using blended sample, mixed...

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