Politician Info
C- Elise Stefanik (R - NY)

Holds office U.S. House District 21

Candidate in race for U.S. House District 21 (R) on Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Position on Marijuana Legalization
Stefanik said she opposes legalizing marijuana after hearing concerns from people, including parents, that marijuana use is a gateway to other drugs. Link

Comments

“The soft-on-crime approach to this legislation would incentivize bad actors and transnational criminal organizations to flood our communities with drugs,” Stefanik said in a statement on Tuesday, responding to a Post-Star request for comment about her vote against the legislation. (4/7/22)

Votes
2022: Medical Marijuana Research Act, HR 5657
NO
2022: Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act, HR 3617
NO
2021: SAFE Banking Act of 2021, HR 1996
YES
2020: Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act of 2019, HR 3884
NO
2019: The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595
Yes
2019: Blumenauer/McClintock/Norton Amendment to Protect Legalization
No
2016: Veterans Equal Access Amendment
No
2015: Rohrabacher/Farr Amendment to Protect Medical
Yes
2015: McClintock/Polis Amendment to Protect Legalization
No
Contact Elise Stefanik

Email: info@eliseforcongress.com

Web: https://eliseforcongress.com/

Phone: 202-225-4611

Address

2211 Rayburn House Office Building

Washington, DC 20515

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