Wimberger ran in 2014 for State Assembly (lost by 18% points) and who also ran for the Wisconsin State Senate for District 30 in 2016 and only lost by 3% points will try for State Senate again in 2020 as the incumbent retires. He joined the Political Radar crew to in 2016 to discuss several key issues that are emerging in Wisconsin. They discuss the viability of marijuana legalization in Wisconsin and its challenges. And now it is 2020 and "It is just a plant" came from Wimbergers lips. What does that tell us. Over the years this candidate has made several public statements about marijuana reform in interviews.
Holds office State Senate District 30
Eric Wimberger is a small business owner, an attorney for his own law practice, and a former U.S. Marine Corps Captain JAG Officer. He has the diverse experience and knowledge that Wisconsin's 30th Senate District needs representing us in Madison.
Sept 2020: It is just a plant, harder to manage then alcohol and get ahold of it. Philopshy of what one person does to their own person should not be a crime.
Sept 2020: Open to it, mentions THC in pill forms.
Brown County 2018 Referendum:
“Should cannabis be legalized in Wisconsin for medicinal purposes, and regulated in the same manner as other prescription drugs?”
- 76% YES
- 24% NO