Your Legislators: Recreational Marijuana (May 16, 2019)

Your Legislators: Recreational Marijuana (May 16, 2019)


WOULD HAVE A BONDING BILL NEXT YEAR. YEAR.>>Barry: QUESTION FROM A VIEWER>>Barry: QUESTION FROM A VIEWER WANTS TO KNOW ABOUT RECREATIONAL WANTS TO KNOW ABOUT RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA. MARIJUANA. WHAT’S GOING TO HAPPEN IN THIS WHAT’S GOING TO HAPPEN IN THIS SESSION. SESSION. LET’S START WITH YOU. LET’S START WITH YOU. REPRESENTATIVE? REPRESENTATIVE?>>I HAVE TOLD EVERYBODY THAT>>I HAVE TOLD EVERYBODY THAT ASKED ALONG THE WAY FOR THE LAST ASKED ALONG THE WAY FOR THE LAST COUPLE YEARS THAT IT IS TIME FOR COUPLE YEARS THAT IT IS TIME FOR US TO HAVE A ROBUST DISCUSSION US TO HAVE A ROBUST DISCUSSION ABOUT THIS TOPIC. ABOUT THIS TOPIC. PERSONALLY I DON’T KNOW THAT I PERSONALLY I DON’T KNOW THAT I HAVE DRAWN AN OPINION MYSELF. HAVE DRAWN AN OPINION MYSELF. I THINK THAT THERE ARE — I ONLY I THINK THAT THERE ARE — I ONLY KNOW THERE ARE FAIRLY STRONG KNOW THERE ARE FAIRLY STRONG OPINIONS ON BOTH SIDES. AND I OPINIONS ON BOTH SIDES. AND I THINK THE PEOPLE THAT BELIEVE THINK THE PEOPLE THAT BELIEVE FOR HAVE VERY WELL THOUGHT OUT. FOR HAVE VERY WELL THOUGHT OUT. VERY WELL CONSTRUCTED THOUGHTS VERY WELL CONSTRUCTED THOUGHTS IN TERMS OF WHY IT WOULD BE IN TERMS OF WHY IT WOULD BE IMPORTANT ULTIMATE YOU REC CULTO IMPORTANT ULTIMATE YOU REC CULTO MOVE FORWARD. MOVE FORWARD. I HAVEN’T HEARD ANYTHING I HAVEN’T HEARD ANYTHING PARTICULAR WHERE IT APPEARS PARTICULAR WHERE IT APPEARS THERE IS SOMETHING COMING THAT THERE IS SOMETHING COMING THAT WOULD BE A DECISION. WOULD BE A DECISION.>>Barry: RECREATIONAL>>Barry: RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA. SENATOR? MARIJUANA. SENATOR?>>I DO THINK. TOO. THAT THE>>I DO THINK. TOO. THAT THE TIME HAS COME TO ENGAGE IN THE TIME HAS COME TO ENGAGE IN THE CONVERSATION AND MAKE A CONVERSATION AND MAKE A DECISION. DECISION. IT IS. HOWEVER. A VERY IT IS. HOWEVER. A VERY POLARIZING ISSUE. AND WE ARE POLARIZING ISSUE. AND WE ARE DIVIDED. DIVIDED. SO I DON’T KNOW WHAT THE OUTCOME SO I DON’T KNOW WHAT THE OUTCOME WOULD BE. WOULD BE. THERE ARE SO MANY ISSUES THAT WE THERE ARE SO MANY ISSUES THAT WE THINK WE AGREE ON. AND WE HAVE THINK WE AGREE ON. AND WE HAVE NOT BEEN ABLE TO MOVE IT NOT BEEN ABLE TO MOVE IT FORWARD. FORWARD. SO I THINK THIS IS NOT GOING TO SO I THINK THIS IS NOT GOING TO BE ONE OF THEM. BE ONE OF THEM. I THINK THERE WERE A COUPLE OF I THINK THERE WERE A COUPLE OF PROPOSALS THAT WERE INTERESTING PROPOSALS THAT WERE INTERESTING IN THE SENATE. IN THE SENATE. SENATOR FRANZEN WANTED TO ENGAGE SENATOR FRANZEN WANTED TO ENGAGE IN THE CONVERSATION TO OPEN THE IN THE CONVERSATION TO OPEN THE CONVERSATION. AND GET THE PUBLIC CONVERSATION. AND GET THE PUBLIC REALLY MORE INFORMED OF WHAT’S REALLY MORE INFORMED OF WHAT’S GOING ON AND OTHER LEGISLATORS. GOING ON AND OTHER LEGISLATORS. AND UNFORTUNATELY I THINK THE AND UNFORTUNATELY I THINK THE DOOR WAS NOT EVEN CLOSED FOR DOOR WAS NOT EVEN CLOSED FOR THAT IN THE SENATE. THAT IN THE SENATE. IN THE SENATE DEFINITELY IT’S IN THE SENATE DEFINITELY IT’S NOT GOING TO HAPPEN. NOT GOING TO HAPPEN. IT’S VERY DIFFICULT TO MOVE IT IT’S VERY DIFFICULT TO MOVE IT FORWARD THIS YEAR. FORWARD THIS YEAR.>>REPRESENTATIVE GRUENHAGEN.>>REPRESENTATIVE GRUENHAGEN.>>I WOULD AGREE.>>I WOULD AGREE. I DON’T SEE IT HAPPENING THIS I DON’T SEE IT HAPPENING THIS YEAR. YEAR. I FIND MYSELF IN AGREEMENT WITH I FIND MYSELF IN AGREEMENT WITH THE FORMER GOVERNOR OF THE FORMER GOVERNOR OF CALIFORNIA JERRY BROWN. CALIFORNIA JERRY BROWN. WHICH I NORMALLY DON’T AGREE WHICH I NORMALLY DON’T AGREE WITH ON ANYTHING. WITH ON ANYTHING. HE’S AN ULTRAPROGRESSIVE HE’S AN ULTRAPROGRESSIVE DEMOCRAT. DEMOCRAT. IF YOU DO YOUR RESEARCH. AFTER IF YOU DO YOUR RESEARCH. AFTER THEY HAVE LEGALIZED RECREATIONAL THEY HAVE LEGALIZED RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA IN CALIFORNIA. HE MADE MARIJUANA IN CALIFORNIA. HE MADE THE STATEMENT AFTER A PERIOD OF THE STATEMENT AFTER A PERIOD OF TIME I DON’T — AND I’M TIME I DON’T — AND I’M PARAPHRASING A LITTLE BIT. PARAPHRASING A LITTLE BIT. I DON’T KNOW IF WE CAN HAVE A I DON’T KNOW IF WE CAN HAVE A GREAT STATE IF HALF THE GREAT STATE IF HALF THE POPULATION IS ON DOPE. POPULATION IS ON DOPE. SO CHECK THAT OUT. SO CHECK THAT OUT. AGAIN. I TEND TO AGREE WITH HIM. AGAIN. I TEND TO AGREE WITH HIM. ONE MORE INHIBITING. AND THERE’S ONE MORE INHIBITING. AND THERE’S ALL TYPES OF MEDICAL ALL TYPES OF MEDICAL CONSEQUENCES. PSYCHOSIS. CONSEQUENCES. PSYCHOSIS. WE NEED TO LOOK AT THE STATES WE NEED TO LOOK AT THE STATES THAT HAVE DONE THIS AND THE THAT HAVE DONE THIS AND THE MEDICAL CONSEQUENCES. ALSO THE MEDICAL CONSEQUENCES. ALSO THE IMPAIRMENT DRIVING. IMPAIRMENT DRIVING. YOU KNOW. WE JUST PASSED A CELL YOU KNOW. WE JUST PASSED A CELL PHONE BILL TO PROHIBIT PEOPLE PHONE BILL TO PROHIBIT PEOPLE FROM HAVING A CELL PHONE IN FROM HAVING A CELL PHONE IN THEIR HAND BECAUSE OF THE THEIR HAND BECAUSE OF THE DISTRACTION. DISTRACTION. I DON’T KNOW IF WE NEED TO HAVE I DON’T KNOW IF WE NEED TO HAVE ANOTHER SUBSTANCE TO CAUSE NEEB ANOTHER SUBSTANCE TO CAUSE NEEB INEBRIATED DRIVING IN THIS INEBRIATED DRIVING IN THIS STATE. STATE.>>Barry: UNLIKELY GIVEN THE>>Barry: UNLIKELY GIVEN THE LIMITED TIME LEFT THAT WE WILL LIMITED TIME LEFT THAT WE WILL SEE I

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