Missouri Alert: Take Action to Support HJR15, Legalization

HJR15 (more info here) was introduced on Jan. 7 by State Rep. Brandon Ellington (D-Kansas City) to allow Missouri voters the opportunity to amend their state constitution for the purposes of legalizing marijuana for recreational use in the state. 

PLEASE TAKE THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS – It doesn’t matter where you live in the state, please follow all these steps to support these bills.

1. Call your state representative. Strongly, but respectfully urge them to cosponsor and support HJR15. A phone call has 10x the impact of an email, so make sure to take a few minutes to call.

Find your legislators’ information here: http://openstates.org/find_your_legislator

2. Call your state senator. Strongly, but respectfully urge them to introduce legislation similar HJR15. A phone call has 10x the impact of an email, so make sure to take a few minutes to call.

Find your legislators’ information here: http://openstates.org/find_your_legislator

3. Call Back – any NO or UNDECIDED – in 3-4 days.   Make sure to follow-up. If they say YES, be sure to thank them and, if possible, announce their committed YES vote to email and social media contacts. If they say no, politely ask them why. Get the information from them and contact us.

4. Spread the Word. Share this information widely by facebook, twitter, email and other social networks.

5. Pitch in and help us spread the word!

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