Posts Tagged: Marijuana

Gov. Wolf Blowing Smoke with Alarming Statements on Marijuana

September 3, 2020 | 3 comments | Posted in Marijuana | Tags: , ,

In calling for commercialization, he wrongly denies the significant health risks associated with marijuana.

(HARRISBURG, PA – September 3, 2020) Today, at a press conference in Harrisburg, Governor Tom Wolf proved he is willing to sacrifice the health and safety … Read more

Governor Wolf Misses the Mark By Adding Marijuana to Fall Agenda

August 25, 2020 | 4 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , , , ,

Recreational marijuana legalization would commercialize the sale of highly potent and addictive drugs that often are marketed to appeal to children and young adults.

(HARRISBURG, PA) – In response to today’s announcement by Governor Tom Wolf of his fall legislative … Read more

Science, Experience Show Recreational Marijuana Is Not In Pennsylvania’s Best Interests

September 25, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Marijuana | Tags: , , ,

Governor Wolf now pushes for legalization, ignoring strong evidence of the harms from today’s high-potency, commercialized marijuana

With today’s release of Lt. Governor John Fetterman’s report on his marijuana “listening” tour and Governor Tom Wolf changing his position to now … Read more

Going “Full-on Colorado” with Marijuana is Wrong for Pittsburgh; Wrong for Pennsylvania

May 8, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Marijuana | Tags: ,

If our leaders truly listen and learn from Colorado’s “Full-On” commercialization of marijuana — they’ll just say no.

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In response to Lt. Gov. John Fetterman’s scheduled stops in Pittsburgh this weekend on his … Read more

Ten reasons why PA should not go “full-on Colorado” with marijuana

May 8, 2019 | 2 comments | Posted in Marijuana | Tags: ,

“Let’s go full-on Colorado.” That’s Lt. Governor John Fetterman’s coined phrase in his pursuit to commercialize marijuana in Pennsylvania. Here’s a closer look at the impact commercialization of recreational marijuana has had on Colorado – you decide if this is … Read more

I was the one speaker the Lt. Governor cut off short. Here’s my take on the first stop of his Weed Tour.

February 12, 2019 | 12 comments | Posted in Marijuana | Tags: , ,

By: Dan Bartkowiak

The first stop is in the bag for Lt. Governor John Fetterman’s Weed Tour, oops – his “Listening Tour” – and here are my takeaways from attending the tour stop in Harrisburg.

1. The tour is a… Read more

Medical Marijuana in Michigan: “Out of Control”

April 27, 2011 | 1 comment | Posted in Health, Politics | Tags: , ,

“Medical Marijuana” has been proposed in legislation in the PA Senate. This Lansing State Journal story shows that pot use for medical purposes is “out of control,” and that there is a small number of physicians writing the vast number … Read more