NORML’s annual Lobby Day activities have been attended by a quite particular VIP guest- Rage Against the Machine’s guitarist Tom Morello.
The NORML Conference and Congressional Lobby Day brings National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws members from across the United States into the nation’s capital to talk about approach, get instruction and meet with lawmakers. Activists attended additional than 170 meetings with legislators and their representatives, according to the September 16 notice ‘Report Back from DC’ issued by the national organization.
Advocates gathered in session on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, September eight, 9 and 10. Morello arrived through the Monday session and “delighted the audience with an impromptu overall performance.”
“An significant step to reforming criminal justice and restoring people’s lives is legalizing marijuana,” Morello tweeted in May perhaps 2019, as reported by Option Nation.
The NORML Lobby Day attendees also heard from Representative Earl Blumenauer and Sen. Ron Wyden. “We are just blown away by the passion, leadership, and information attendees and speakers brought to DC,” the report states.
2019’s Lobby Day was a record-setting occasion. “Because of NORML’s powerful grassroots assistance, we have been capable to send additional men and women than ever to Capitol Hill this year. And, we will not quit till marijuana is legal across this wonderful nation,” per the September 16 notice.
NORML’s web page, norml.org, is a treasure trove of information and facts and action products tailored to meet the desires of cannabis advocates and interested parties. Study additional about the Lobby Day and other activities by going to the internet site.
Supply: The Social Revolution – syndicated with particular permission