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Republicans must end Wisconsin’s prohibition of marijuana, divert funds to state rather than illicit dealers

History of Prohibition tells us that government bans encourages illegal activities, government loses tax profit, control of law and order

UW-Madison Campus

Student Council endorses resolutions banning UWPD from using facial surveillance, tabled resolution demanding UW pay international student workers

Council also passed resolution asking UW to decriminalize marijuana possession on campus to match Madison laws

City of Madison

Madison to decriminalize cannabis, will not change rules on UW property

Majority of city council co-sponsored legislation, likely to pass, according to city alder

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Wisconsin must legalize recreational marijuana within 10 years to sow massive economic benefits

As Midwest begins to legalize recreational marijuana use, Wisconsin needs to follow suit to achieve financial boost in terms of tax revenue

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Legalization of marijuana will promote racial progress in criminal justice system

Wisconsin bill to decriminalize marijuana could address racial disparities in incarceration rates, reduce effect of mandatory minimums

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Evers has worked for bipartisan support, but instead receives bipartisan criticism

Evers' latest budget proposal draws criticism from both sides of the aisle but deserves more credit, given extent of opposition

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Marijuana legalization inevitable but will bring new economic, social challenges

Marijuana legalization will likely have similar socioeconomic effects to other vice industries, like alcohol and tobacco

State of Wisconsin

Evers first budget decriminalizes marijuana, increases minimum wage, expands Medicaid

The $83.4 billion proposal also establishes a nonpartisan redistricting process, continues UW System tuition freeze

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