The Secret Behind Marijuana Ballot Initiative Wins

The Secret Behind Marijuana Ballot Initiative Wins

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  • During this invitation-only event at the National Press Club, Third Way spoke with a panel of experts to crack open the secret playbook of the state ballot initiatives that have successfully legalized marijuana for recreational use—and what the landscape holds for 2016.


    • Graham Boyd, Founding Director of the ACLU Drug Policy Litigation Project, leading strategist and advisor to marijuana ballot initiative campaigns nationwide;
    • Dave Metz, Partner at FM3 and pollster for winning campaigns in Oregon and D.C., advisor to 2016 ballot initiatives in several states; and
    • Lanae Erickson Hatalsky, Moderator, Director of Social Policy & Politics at Third Way.

    Pictures from this event are available via Flickr.