Proposition 2: To Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol

marijuanaShould Alaska join the other states that have decided to decriminalize marijuana? Proponents argue that it’s already a big business here and bringing it out into the open would allow it to be taxed and provide a source of revenue. Proponents argue it’s too risky and would make our existing substance abuse problems even worse.

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HOST: Steve Heimel, Alaska Public Radio Network

GUESTS:

  • Taylor Bickford, political consultant, Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol
  • Bill Parker, initiative sponsor, former state Legislator, former Deputy Commissioner of Corrections
  • Charles Fedullo, spokesman, No on Two
  • Kalie Claysmat, Executive Director, Alaska Association of Chiefs of Police
  • Callers Statewide

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  • Post your comment before, during or after the live broadcast (comments may be read on air).
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  • Call 550-8422 in Anchorage or 1-800-478-8255 if you’re outside Anchorage during the live broadcast

LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.

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