Author: Lesley Hollywood
Colorado – -(AmmoLand.com)- Colorado is one of the most diverse states in the nation – and that shines when examining the political landscape. This past election, Democrats captured a state majority of which has not been seen since 1936 – securing the governorship, both branches of the state legislature, as well as every other other statewide seat.
But simultaneously in 2018 voters exemplified their limited government, libertarian-ish values by rejecting ballot initiatives that would have raised taxes to fund education and transportation infrastructure, as well as soundly rejecting an initiative that would have limited new oil and gas drilling. And in 2013, Democrat heavy districts recalled Democrat lawmakers over gun control. Colorado may be blue, but they understand the importance of their gun rights.
In 2012, Colorado was one of the first states in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana. This was a ballot initiative voters approved as a Constitutional amendment, and it is now ingrained in the state’s most sound legal document.
What many are unaware of is that medical marijuana has been …Read the Rest