House, Senate Majorities and Marijuana

House, Senate Majorities and Marijuana Elections Have Consequences What do the election results mean for cannabis?  I have seen opinions from every possible angle.  One of them will be right.  It might as well be mine, so here are my thoughts.  Please forgive my jaded opinions of politicians. I can’t help myself. House of Representatives I think Republican House members will increasingly support marijuana because the majority of the population does and they want to get re-elected.  This bodes well for the House being able to pass a bill.  Democrats will support anything they think young people and people of color want because they want to get re-elected. Even though all their leaders are septuagenarians or better, they like to feel like they are back in their Woodstock days, young and carefree – Free college, free healthcare, free transportation, free cannabis, free love, free weed… Senate So if a House bill to eliminate or modify prohibition gets to the Senate, it has a good chance of getting a debate and vote because Republicans believe in state’s rights and may go along for that reason.  I would say that another great reason for Republicans to vote on prohibition is…