The last time we had a public hearing on marijuana reform in the in Wisconsin was back in 2009. We all know it is high time Wisconsin legalizes cannabis for responsible adults and we are sick of waiting. But to not even hold a public hearing on the bills seems cruel and unusual punishment. Republican Assembly Committee Chairs are all set to ignore the will of the people again this legislative session.
Assembly Representative Rob Swearingen is holding the cannabis legalization bill hostage from even a public hearing! With 59% of Wisconsin polling positive for pot legalization our collective voices must be heard. This is not what democracy looks like.
We are conducting a phone call blitz to his office and need your help!
We need YOU to call Committee Chair Swearingen at (608) 266-7141. If you get the answering machine, leave the message with your full name and address.
The legalization bill is stuck in committee and the entire state needs to put pressure on committee chairs to hold a public hearings. CALL TODAY!
“I am calling today to ask Representative Swearingen, as Chair of the Assembly Committee of State Affairs, to hold a public hearing on Assembly Bill 846 (Legalization).
It only takes 20 seconds and most likely you will just be leaving a message on an answering machine or with his staff. It is important that you say the bill numbers and leave your name and address when leaving a message.
If you cannot or do not want to call, please sign our petition we will be presenting the Senator and other Committee Members.