Montana Guide

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Upcoming Election
Montana General Election: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Race for President
A
Kamala Harris (D) 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 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 Governor
C-
Greg Gianforte (R) DECRIMINALIZE

Gianforte has expressed a lot of concern regarding medical marijuana, but has conceded that he will not push against access to medical marijuana for qualifying patients in Montana. He has been quoted saying that rescheduling marijuana is a "misplaced priority" and strongly asserts that there is not enough research conducted on the ill-effects of marijuana use. 

Race for U.S. House District At-Large
B
Kathleen Williams (D) DECRIMINALIZE
https://votesmart.org/candidate/key-votes/120842/kathleen-williams/101/marijuana-legalization#.W2SF5ShKg2w
Race for State Senate District 6
Race for State Senate District 16
Race for State Senate District 17
Race for State Senate District 28
Race for State Senate District 35
Race for State House District 20
B-
Fred Anderson (R) DECRIMINALIZE
Race for State House District 29
Race for State House District 36
Race for State House District 56
Race for State House District 57
Race for State House District 58
F
Seth Berglee (R) NO MEDICAL USE
Race for State House District 72
Race for State House District 81
B
Mary Caferro (D) DECRIMINALIZE
Race for State House District 83
B
Kim Abbott (D) DECRIMINALIZE
Your Elected Officials
Governor
U.S. Senate
B+
U.S. Senate
B+
U.S. House District At-Large
C-
Greg Gianforte (R) DECRIMINALIZE

Gianforte has expressed a lot of concern regarding medical marijuana, but has conceded that he will not push against access to medical marijuana for qualifying patients in Montana. He has been quoted saying that rescheduling marijuana is a "misplaced priority" and strongly asserts that there is not enough research conducted on the ill-effects of marijuana use. 

State Senate District 24
B
Mary McNally (D) DECRIMINALIZE
State Senate District 27
F
Cary Smith (R) NO MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 50
B
Bryce Bennett (D) DECRIMINALIZE
State House District 20
B-
Fred Anderson (R) DECRIMINALIZE
State House District 58
F
Seth Berglee (R) NO MEDICAL USE
State House District 62
B
Tom Woods (D)
State House District 81
B
Mary Caferro (D) DECRIMINALIZE
State House District 83
B
Kim Abbott (D) DECRIMINALIZE