Kansas Guide

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Upcoming Election
Kansas General Election: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Race for President
A
Kamala Harris (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
A-
Jo Jorgensen (I) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
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

D+
Race for U.S. House District 4
D+
Ron Estes (R)

Ron Estes has harshly criticized legalization in the recent past, but also voted in favor of the SAFE Banking Act of 2019. 

Race for State Senate District 15
Race for State Senate District 24
Race for State Senate District 25
A+
Mary Ware (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Senator Mary Ware personally sent in their position in support of legalization. 

Race for State Senate District 32
Race for State Senate District 39
Race for State House District 11
Race for State House District 12
Race for State House District 25
Race for State House District 30
A
Brandon Woodard (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Candidate in race for State House District 30

Race for State House District 40
F
David French (R) NO MEDICAL USE
Race for State House District 45
Race for State House District 63
Race for State House District 64
B
Jim Vathauer (D) MEDICAL USE
Race for State House District 73
Race for State House District 76
Race for State House District 92
A
John Carmichael (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
Race for State House District 110
Race for State House District 115
Race for State House District 120
Race for State House District 124
Your Elected Officials
Governor
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Laura Kelly (D) MEDICAL USE

in 2019, Governor Kelly signed Senate Bill 28 (aka Clare and Lola’s Law), which prohibits state agencies from initiating child removal proceedings or child protection actions based solely upon the child or parent’s possession of certain high-CBD/low-THC cannabis preparations. The law also establishes an affirmative defense from criminal prosecution for any person with a debilitating medical condition who possesses high-CBD/low-THC cannabis preparations. (Link)

U.S. Senate
U.S. Senate
C
Pat Roberts (R)

Senator Roberts has been on both sides of the issue regarding legalizing marijuana. Pre-2015, he stated that he would support the legalization movement. More recently, he has come out against legalizing marijuana at a federal level. 

U.S. House District 1
U.S. House District 2
U.S. House District 3
U.S. House District 4
D+
Ron Estes (R)

Ron Estes has harshly criticized legalization in the recent past, but also voted in favor of the SAFE Banking Act of 2019. 

State Senate District 25
A+
Mary Ware (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Senator Mary Ware personally sent in their position in support of legalization. 

State House District 30
A
Brandon Woodard (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Candidate in race for State House District 30

State House District 40
F
David French (R) NO MEDICAL USE
State House District 92
A
John Carmichael (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE