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Press Release: 2022 Election Coverage
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Press Release: 2022 Election Coverage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Candidates for public office in Wisconsin take a stance on cannabis reform The 2022 Election Coverage by JaySelthofner.com is a go to place for everything cannabis and candidate related in Wisconsin. A database of each candidate has been created for the Wisconsin State Senate, State Assembly, US Senate and Congressional Representatives. Contained in the database is a variety of…

Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor Kirk Everson from Everson & Richards, LLP Law Offices
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Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor Kirk Everson from Everson & Richards, LLP Law Offices

I’d like to give special thanks to Everson & Richards, LLP Law Offices serving Wisconsin. They are the Benefactor of the 2022 Election Coverage by Jay Selthofner. Thank You so much! Their Areas of Practice include: Criminal Offenses DNR Violations Drug Offenses Drugged Driving Drunk Driving: DUI and OWI Federal Crimes Infractions Misdemeanor Offenses Ordinance…

Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor Green Thumb Alternatives in Stevens Point
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Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor Green Thumb Alternatives in Stevens Point

“Where the Grass is Always Greener” Thank You to Sponsor Green Thumb Alternatives in Stevens Point, WI for being a Patron of the 2022 Election Coverage by Jay Selthofner! Located on the square in downtown Stevens Point, Green Thumb Alternatives is a locally owned dispensary that was established in 2018. Their mission is to bring hemp,…

Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor Green Web Design, serving the USA
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Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor Green Web Design, serving the USA

Thanks to Sponsor Jessica Struzik from Green Web Design for being a Patron of the 2022 Election Coverage by Jay Selthofner! Green Web Design has created hundreds of websites for clients across a wide variety of industries and states since 1995, including JaySelthofner.com and HeritageHempFarm.com. Jessica builds fast loading, professional, attractive websites which are editable…

Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor R. Cole Hemp Care in Oshkosh
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Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor R. Cole Hemp Care in Oshkosh

Thanks to Sponsor R. Cole Hemp Care in Oshkosh, WI for being a Supporter of the 2022 Election Coverage by Jay Selthofner! R. Cole Hemp Care creates Small batch, lab tested, Full Spectrum Craft CBD Products for people and pets. Their USDA Certified Hemp Farm is located in Berlin, WI. They offer FREE SHIPPING on…

Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor Gene Check from Yoopertopia.com
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Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor Gene Check from Yoopertopia.com

Thank You to Sponsor Gene Check from Yoopertopia.com for being a Supporter of the 2022 Election Coverage by Jay Selthofner! A featured vendor at our family’s From the Land Folk Art Festival in 2022, Gene has also served on the board of Northern Wisconsin NORML, and has helped out with many canna projects since we met…

Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor Chamber of CannaBiz
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Thanks to 2022 Election Coverage Sponsor Chamber of CannaBiz

Thanks to Sponsor Chamber of CannaBiz, a Green Web Design company, for being a Supporter of the 2022 Election Coverage by Jay Selthofner! The Chamber of CannaBiz offers Full Stack Website Development & Digital Marketing Services for the legal Medical Marijuana, Recreational Cannabis, and Industrial Hemp Industries in the USA. Learn More: https://www.chamberofcannabiz.com/

Senators not up for election in 2022
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Senators not up for election in 2022

If you are following politics and the 2022 Election coverage, you will know that only half of our Wisconsin State Senators are up for election every two years. That means we are stuck with the half Wisconsin elected back in 2020 for the upcoming legislative session. I recently covered the 2022 Candidates stance on cannabis,…

2022 Election – Wisconsin Federal Races
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2022 Election – Wisconsin Federal Races

The stages are set for the General Election on November 8th, 2022. Documented below is information about the Wisconsin US Senate and Congressional candidates feelings and actions towards marijuana reform. We hope you find this information helpful when it comes time to vote. There are of course a few candidates with no response or stance…

2022 Election Wisconsin State Assembly
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2022 Election Wisconsin State Assembly

The stages are set for the General Election on November 8th, 2022. We have documented below information about candidates feelings and actions about marijuana reform. We hope you find this information helpful when it comes time to vote. There are of course a few candidates with no response or stance unknown, we will update those…

2022 Election Wisconsin State Senate
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2022 Election Wisconsin State Senate

The stages are set for the General Election on November 8th, 2022. We have documented below information about candidates feelings and actions about marijuana reform. We hope you find this information helpful when it comes time to vote. There are of course a few candidates with no response or stance unknown, we will update those…

2022 Election Info

2022 Election Info

Fall Partisan Primary August 9th, 2022 Fall General Election November 8th, 2022 Candidate Coverage Currently Underway! We are covering the primary races first. Here are the links to the Republican Primary Candidates and Democrat Primary Candidates and what we know so far about their stance on cannabis reform. Make sure you register to vote! If…

Kenosha Residents for Cannabis Reform Spring Candidate Guide 2024
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Kenosha Residents for Cannabis Reform Spring Candidate Guide 2024

I have been providing election coverage for awhile now and working with this group has always been a pleasure. If I have a question about Kenosha, I contact them. This group worked tirelessly on local decriminalization efforts and in Sept of 2023 claimed a major victory being responsible the passage of the lowering the fines…

WI Adult Use Cannabis Legislation 2023-24 Committee Analysis

WI Adult Use Cannabis Legislation 2023-24 Committee Analysis by Jay Selthofner The comprehensive legislation addressing cannabis reform under an adult use / medical marijuana has been submitted and assigned Senate Bill 486 and Assembly Bill 506. The bills were introduced by 25 (out of 35) Democrat Representatives ; while being cosponsored by 10 (out of…

Cannabis Conversations with Senate District 8 Candidates

Cannabis Conversations with Senate District 8 Candidates

WisPolitics.com conducted interviews with all four Senate District 8 candidates. Republican Primary is Feb 21, 2023 General Election is Tuesday April 4th, 2023 Republicans Thiensville Village President Van Mobley, RAge: 54Occupation: Economics professorCampaign website: https://www.vanmobleyforwisconsin.com/ Mobley also said the Legislature should look at legalizing medical marijuana for those with a doctor’s prescription.  I tired to contact him…

WI State Public Defenders Office requests decriminalization
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WI State Public Defenders Office requests decriminalization

It is 2023-25 Budget time and agencies are again putting together proposals for the Governor to help craft a budget for the State of Wisconsin. Throughout past budgets cycles under Republican Governor Scott Walker, many key agencies have requested changes in the cannabis laws in Wisconsin. I reported on one key agency a few times…

2022 Wisconsin Marijuana Referendums
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2022 Wisconsin Marijuana Referendums

Marijuana legalization is on the ballot in three counties and five municipalities for the 2022 November Election. Like the earlier 2022 spring referendum in Ashland, these referendum all focus on recreational marijuana. The City of Ashland referendum passed by a good majority and I have a hunch many of these will pass with high margins….

2022 Wisconsin Uncontested Races
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2022 Wisconsin Uncontested Races

Fall General Election November 8th, 2022 Unfortunately, not all races had a primary candidate or even a challenger in the general election. These are the uncontested seats for the 2022 Wisconsin State Election. A few of these races have late “write in” candidates which most likely will not make these seats competitive for the ballot…

Republican Primary August 9th 2022
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Republican Primary August 9th 2022

Wisconsin Governor Race – Republican Primary August 9th, 2022 Rebecca Kleefisch, Timothy Ramthun and Tim Michels are not supporting reforming cannabis laws. Neither was Kevin Nicholson who dropped out of the race in July 2022. Michels, Kleefisch, Nicholson and Ramthun said they would not even sign a medical marijuana bill into law if they are…

All eyes on these Republicans in 2023
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All eyes on these Republicans in 2023

In my 2022 Election and State Assembly Candidate Coverage for the Wisconsin Cannabis Activist Network and Northern Wisconsin NORML I reported that 94% of the Democratic Assembly Candidates supported outright legalization of marijuana for responsible adult use. Only two Democratic candidates were “medical only” at that time and they were not elected. So 100% of…

Democrat Primary August 9th 2022
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Democrat Primary August 9th 2022

Wisconsin Lt. Governor Race Former State Assembly Rep. Sara Rodriguez co-sponsored the 2021-22 legislation to legalize marijuana in Wisconsin. Also running is Peng Her from Madison. Wisconsin Secretary of State Incumbent Doug La Follette faces challenger Alexia Sabor of Madison. Wisconsin US Senate Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes is in the race, along with State Treasurer…

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Can Goyke find his Republican? Vos, Loudenbeck and Kerkman “Just Say No”

What I read in all this blah blah blah news stuff is Rep. Goyke is looking for a Republican to write and pass a good marijuana decriminalization bill with. I suggest Rep. Shae Sortwell. The other thing I read is Vos distracting us from the Assembly and sending us to lobby the Senate….. sure the…

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Republican Candidate Jesse James campaign interview supports medical marijuana

Campaign 2018: 68th Assembly District Candidates on Legalizing Marijuana I watched this and saw the Democrat (Johnson) and Republican (James) oppose legalizing recreational marijuana. But having Law Enforcement (Republican James) on our side for medical marijuana cannot hurt. Interesting district to watch this upcoming election! On September 6th, WisconsinEye interviewed the 68th Assembly District candidates,…

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Candidate Barbara Dittrich supports CBD but opposes products with THC

Listen to the clip but the title says it call. Campaign 2018: 38th AD Candidates on Legalizing of Marijuana On September 24th, WisconsinEye interviewed the 38th Assembly District candidates, Barb Dittrich (R) and Melissa Winker (D) about their views on legalizing marijuana. General election is 11/6! Watch the full interviews: Barb Dittrich (R-Oconomowoc): https://bit.ly/2BYy4XN Melissa…

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Incumbent Republican Dale Kooyenga shows sympathy for medical cannabis

Back in 2017 Dale Kooyenga was one of the Republican authors of the bill to decriminalize marijuana in Wisconsin. Although his bill did not gain enough traction to pass, it made sense as a step in the right direction. Kooyenga is again making sense as he runs for Senate and is embracing the compassion aspect…

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Republican Tony Kurtz would be open to medical marijuana if hemp ineffective

Republican Tony Kurtz noted he would be open to medicinal use of marijuana if hemp proved ineffective. On September 17th, WisconsinEye interviewed the 50th Assembly District candidates, Tony Kurtz (R) and Art Shrader (D) about their views on legalizing marijuana. General election is 11/6! Watch the full interviews: Tony Kurtz (R-Wonewoc): https://bit.ly/2CqX5fD Art Shrader (D-Reedsburg):…

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