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Washington Could Become First State to OK Pot Sales

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state is on the verge of becoming the first in the nation to let adults over 21 buy taxed, inspected marijuana at state-licensed shops.

It might not clear up more than a decade of confusion that resulted from the state’s medical marijuana law, or reverse the proliferation of dispensaries. But supporters say passing Initiative 502 on Nov. 6 could make drug laws more reasonable, prevent thousands of arrests a year, and bring Washington hundreds of millions of dollars to help pay for schools, health care and basic government services.

It could also set up a big fight with the federal government.

Voters in Colorado and Oregon are considering similar measures. But based on polls, Washington’s initiative might stand the best chance of passing. The measure has drawn slim organized opposition and gained support from some former federal law enforcement officers. The campaign has raised $4.1 million.

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I switching my insurance to Progressive!

"The initiative’s biggest financial contributor is Progressive Insurance founder Peter Lewis, who has given more than $1.5 million."

Go Washington state!

'Cause there's a monster on the loose

he's been a big long time supporter

12+ years. soros and sperling (University of Phoenix) too.

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