Arkansas Guide

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Upcoming Election
Arkansas General Election: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Race for President
A
Howie Hawkins (I) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE
A
Kamala Harris (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
A
Darcy Richardson (I) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
A-
Jo Jorgensen (I) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
B-
Rocky De La Fuente (I) DECRIMINALIZE
"I support decriminalization of possession and use of marijuana under federal laws. I believe each state should decide whether to legalize marijuana for recreational use." -CBS12.com
B-
Joe Biden (D) DECRIMINALIZE

Joe Biden has a history of supporting anti-drug, tough on crime policies as well as those that imposed punitive penalties for drug offenses and facilitated discrimnation against drug users.

His current criminal justice reform plan includes provisions that would decriminalize the use of cannabis and automatically expunge all prior cannabis use convictions. Read more at https://joebiden.com/justice/ 

D+
Donald Trump (R)

Following the passage of Congressional amendments limiting the Justice Department from taking prosecutorial actions against those in legal marijuana states, President Trump has consistently issued signing statements indicating that he believes that he has the power to disregard these amendments because he believes that they are unconstitutional. (Source)

Race for U.S. House District 1
F
Rick Crawford (R)

Eric "Rick" Crawford has largely avoided the topic of Marijuana reform

Race for U.S. House District 2
C-
French Hill (R)

Largely votes against marijuana legislation. He has stated that he is not convinced of any medical benefit of marijuana in as recent as October of 2018. 

Race for State Senate District 7
Race for State Senate District 29
Race for State House District 23
Race for State House District 25
Race for State House District 29
Race for State House District 30
Race for State House District 40
Race for State House District 42
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Race for State House District 46
Race for State House District 54
Race for State House District 56
Race for State House District 63
Race for State House District 71
Race for State House District 98
Your Elected Officials
Governor
U.S. Senate
D-
Tom Cotton (R) DECRIMINALIZE
U.S. Senate
F
John Boozman (R) NO MEDICAL USE

Actively votes against marijuana reform (medical and recreational) 

U.S. House District 1
F
Rick Crawford (R)

Eric "Rick" Crawford has largely avoided the topic of Marijuana reform

U.S. House District 2
C-
French Hill (R)

Largely votes against marijuana legislation. He has stated that he is not convinced of any medical benefit of marijuana in as recent as October of 2018. 

U.S. House District 3
U.S. House District 4
State Senate District 1
F
State Senate District 3
F
Cecile Bledsoe (R)

Recently held a press conference featuring "parents of young people whose futures were damaged by marijuana"

State Senate District 31
State Senate District 35
F
Jason Rapert (R) JAIL TIME FOR POSSESSION NO MEDICAL USE
State House District 90
D-
Jana Della Rosa (R) NO MEDICAL USE