Election 2020: Legalization on the ballot
A total of 35 states now allow medical marijuana. Of those, 11 states plus Washington, D.C. have also legalized cannabis for adults 21 and older. Here’s our map of which states are legal, featured in Leafy’s 2020 Jobs Count.
When is the election?
The general election is Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020.
How do I vote?
- Use Headcount’s Cannabis Voter Project to register to vote.
- Voter registration deadlines vary by state, and voting method. Do not delay.
What am I voting on?
The next president of the United States. Also drug legalization measures in 7 states; 33 US Senate seats; all 435 seats in the House of Representatives; 11 state governors; thousands of state senators and representatives; and many local city and county council races.
Which 6 states are voting on legalization measures on Nov. 3?
Four states are voting on adult-use (recreational) cannabis legalization: Arizona, Montana, New Jersey, and South Dakota.
Two states are voting on medical marijuana legalization: Mississippi, and South Dakota.
Oregon voters will consider two separate drug reform measures. One would legalize the medical use of psilocybin. The other would decriminalize small amounts of all drugs.
Full voter guides to all 6 legalization states
Leafly’s news team has created a fully reported guide to each state’s legalization measures, which are updated as new information arrives. Link to a specific state below:
Read full article here: https://www.leafly.com/news/politics/2020-marijuana-legalization-voter-guide