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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
Eliason’s campaign website is not up and running as of yet, however, some of her stances can also be found on Twitter. Eliason stated that she is fighting for Medicare for All, decriminalization and legalization of marijuana, the exoneration of those incarcerated for marijuana-related charges, as well as a Green New Deal, as proposed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez.
This state legislator voted for HCR 39 which was offered and passed by the Mississippi House and Senate for the sole purpose of confusing the ballot so that the voter led Ballot Initiative 65 (medical marijuana) would fail. This tactic is to confuse voters and ensure that no measure gains a majority winning vote.
Author of a bill to undermine and confuse voters by placing an alternative ballot question on the November 2020 ballot https://yallpolitics.com/2020/03/10/house-passes-resolution-to-compete-with-medical-marijuana-ballot-initiative-65/