- Re: Marijuana sales in Pierce County.
County Councilman Doug Richardson was the lone Republican to vote against Ordinance 111, which prohibits licensed marijuana businesses from operating and was vetoed by County Executive Pat McCarthy (TNT, 11-26). One of his reasonings was that the state Legislature will take up the issue of medical marijuana in its January session.
We all know that the Legislature is known for running issues through that have not been popular of wanted by a majority of Washingtonians. Out-of-state money and influence were largely responsible for the passage of …