Latest feed for legal issuestopic news

Copy the following code and paste into the HTML source of your page.

<iframe width="100%" height="100%" src="">Your browser doesn't support frames. Please visit us at <a href=""></a>.</iframe>

Campaign to legalize pot has huge fundraising advantage

JACK GUEZ / Getty Images


 May 5, 2016 - A campaign to legalize marijuana in California has raised more than 240 times as much money as efforts to fight it, according to a MapLight analysis.

 Read more

Key Companies

CompanyContributedRelated bill positions
Verizon Communications$583,7880

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/DistrictRelated bills sponsored
Joel Anderson[R-CA]11
Bob Wieckowski[D-CA]8
Jerry Hill[D-CA]7
AssemblymembersParty/DistrictRelated bills sponsored
Marie Waldron[R-CA]4
Brian Maienschein[R-CA]3
Adam C. Gray[D-CA]3

Key Industries

IndustryContributedRelated bill positions
Attorneys & law firms$7,155,9567
Courts & justice system$86,2716
Numbers on this page (except for Latest Bills) include latest available data through the present starting January 1, 2009 for contributions and in the 2009 legislative session for bill positions. For date range numbers on Latest Bills, visit the bill page.