Legalizing Marijuana

Legalize itI’d like to see marijuana legalized in the United States. Had I said this five years ago, most of you probably would have assumed that I was a pothead. Until fairly recently, most people assumed that anyone pro-legalization must be a regular drug user. Today, it seems easier to imagine someone saying that for other reasons. For the record, I have not used marijuana for at least 15 years.

I do believe that legalization would be good for the economy, both for the taxes it would generate and for the savings in more at