Politician Info
A- Curtis Tarver (D - IL) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
"Legalization has also shown there has been a decrease in teen use of marijuana where there is regulation and stiff penalties for selling to minors and failing to check identification."

Holds office State House District 25

Candidate in race for State House District 25

Position on Marijuana Legalization

"This would provide significant revenue for the state while providing a new sector of jobs. It can help to reduce the jail and/or prison population for charges stemming from marijuana use and sales. It can potentially help reduce the number of opioid overdoses as well as the number of individuals addicted to opioids as studies for medicinal marijuana and more recently recreational (Colorado) have shown. Legalization has also shown there has been a decrease in teen use of marijuana where there is regulation and stiff penalties for selling to minors and failing to check identification." (Chicago Sun Times interview, 03/06/18)


"I would support the legalization of recreational marijuana as an additional source of revenue for the state." (Chicago Tribune questionnaire,   http://elections.chicagotribune.com/candidates/responses/curtis-j-tarver-ii.html)

Contact Curtis Tarver

Email: office@repcurtisjtarverii.com

Web: http://ilhousedems.com/project/rep-curtis-tarver/

Phone: 217-782-8121

Address

264-S Stratton Office Building

Springfield, IL 62706

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