Representative Jared Polis from Colorado's 2nd District has been a major advocate for the cannabis legalization movement since he took office in 2009. Years later, and nothing has changed regarding his support of the marijuana industry.
Rep. Polis' successful years in the business world have allowed him to see the major advantages of legalized cannabis such as tax revenues for schools. Marijuana legalization "gives money to classrooms rather than cartels," as he says in the video below.
While Rep. Polis will not be able to attend the second annual National Cannabis Festival on April 22nd in Washington D.C., he shows his support for the festival, as well as shares his thoughts regarding state rights to control their own marijuana laws in a Trump presidency and more. Watch the video below for the Congressman's brief insights on cannabis.
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