ASBURY PARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A New Jersey town is welcoming weed from open arms.
As CBS2’s Jessica Moore reported, Gov.-elect Phil Murphy promised to legalize recreational marijuana during his first 100 days in office, and word has quickly spread around Asbury Park that the mayor and city council members are onboard.
“I’ll take some,” said Sonja Mack.
“I don’t see the difference between drinking and smoking marijuana, so I’m for it,” said Julie Arnsdoff.
“Sure, why not? It’s better than getting it illegally,” said Jack Levine. “Maybe the government can make some money