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Joe Biden vs. America

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More progress on the crusade to legalize marijuana: Yesterday, on the same day that New York became the 16th state to legalize recreational marijuana, legislators in Santa Fe approved a bill that will add New Mexico to that list. The Cannabis Regulation Act passed the state House by a vote of 22–15 and the state Senate by a vote of 38–32 during a special session convened by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, who is expected to sign the bill soon. Who wants to legalize pot?Residents of states like California want to legalize potResidents of states like South Dakota want to legalize potDemocrats want to legalize potRepublicans want to legalize potMen want to legalize potWomen want to legalize potWhites want to legalize potBlacks want to legalize potHispanics want to legalize

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More progress on the crusade to legalize marijuana:

Yesterday, on the same day that New York became the 16th state to legalize recreational marijuana, legislators in Santa Fe approved a bill that will add New Mexico to that list. The Cannabis Regulation Act passed the state House by a vote of 22–15 and the state Senate by a vote of 38–32 during a special session convened by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, who is expected to sign the bill soon.

Who wants to legalize pot?

Residents of states like California want to legalize pot
Residents of states like South Dakota want to legalize pot
Democrats want to legalize pot
Republicans want to legalize pot
Men want to legalize pot
Women want to legalize pot
Whites want to legalize pot
Blacks want to legalize pot
Hispanics want to legalize pot

Who wants to keep pot illegal?

Joe Biden, and his fellow “Silent Americans” (born before 1946).


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Scott Sumner
Scott B. Sumner is Research Fellow at the Independent Institute, the Director of the Program on Monetary Policy at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University and an economist who teaches at Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts. His economics blog, The Money Illusion, popularized the idea of nominal GDP targeting, which says that the Fed should target nominal GDP—i.e., real GDP growth plus the rate of inflation—to better "induce the correct level of business investment".

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