Marijuana Policy Project To Host Oregon Town Hall With Congressman Blumenauer


Free, Public Event Will Look At Pathways To Marijuana Regulation In Oregon

By Kate Zawidzki, Legislative Coordinator, Marijuana Policy Project

The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP), the nation's leading advocacy organization focused on reforming state and federal marijuana laws, will be hosting a free, public town hall from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Matt Dishman Community Center in Portland on Sunday, January 27, 2013.

The town hall, entitled "Marijuana: Setting a Path Toward Regulation in Oregon," will feature special remarks from U.S. Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR). The panel will be moderated by Oregon MPP representative Roy Kaufmann.

The town hall will also feature insights and comments from Steve Fox, MPP's Director of Government Relations and the key architect of the successful 2012 Colorado Amendment 64 campaign, which won with 55% of the vote.

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