New York Action Alert: Help Legalize Marijuana, Nullify Federal Prohibition. Support A3089 and S1747

New York A3089 and S1747 would legalize recreational marijuana. A3089 was referred to the Assembly Codes Committee while S1747 was referred to the Senate Finance Committee. The bills must pass through their committee assignments successfully before they can receive full votes from their respective chambers. PLEASE TAKE THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS – It doesn’t matter where…

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Vermont Action Alert: Help Stop Drone Surveillance, Support S.18

Vermont Senate Bill 18 (S.18) would severely restrict government use of drones in the state of Vermont. It has been referred to the Senate Committee on Judiciary where it must pass successfully before it can receive a vote from the whole senate. PLEASE TAKE THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS – It doesn’t matter where you live in the…

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Alaska Action Alert: Help Legalize Industrial Hemp, Nullify Federal Ban. Support SB8

Alaska SB8 would legalize industrial hemp for production within the state of Alaska, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same. The bill is now in the Senate Resources Committee where it will need to pass through successfully before it can receive a vote in the full state senate. PLEASE TAKE THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS –…

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West Virginia Action Alert: Help to Defend the Guard, Support HB2168

West Virginia HB2168, the Defend the Guard Act, would protect the state’s Guard troops from unconstitutional use and abuse by the President, requiring a constitutional declaration of war prior to overseas deployments.  It must pass through the House Veterans’ Affairs and Homeland Security Committee successfully before it can receive a full vote in the state house.

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New Jersey Action Alert: Help Legalize Industrial Hemp, Support A2719

New Jersey A2719 would legalize industrial hemp for production within the state, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same.

STATUS: A2719 was referred to the Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Committee where it must successfully before it can receive a vote from the whole assembly.

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Virginia Action Alert: Help Stop NDAA Indefinite Detention, Support HB2144

For 2015, Virginia House Bill 2144 (HB2144) expands on the state’s current anti-indefinite detention law by setting the stage for ending some state-federal partnerships. (read about the bill here)

STATUS: HB2144 was referred to the Constitutional Law Subcommittee where it must pass before receiving a full vote from the state house.

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