State of New Hampshire Archives: on Drugs

Jon Lavoie: Marijuana legalization has worked in Colorado

Q: Do you support or oppose the statement, "Never legalize marijuana"?

A: No, This is a subject that has worked quite well for Colorado. NH should seriously consider learning from that state.

Source: Email interview for 2016 N.H. Governor race with OnTheIssues Oct 18, 2015

Maggie Hassan: $500,000 for drug task force teams, but drop 1 team out of 4

Our drug task force teams are critical, supporting the efforts of small police departments to combat the growing problem of drug crimes, particularly those involving prescription drugs. But because of federal funding cuts, we were going to be forced to drop to just one drug task force team. This budget provides $500,000 per year in general funds to allow us to continue operating three drug task force teams.
Source: 2013 State of the State N.H. Budget Address Feb 14, 2013

John Lynch: Decriminalize marijuana once concerns are addressed