I was reading an article this morning in the Tri City Herald about initative 502 which basically wants to make recreational use of marijuana legal in the state of Washington. I am wondering what you think of this initative? Should we follow in the footsteps of California?

Here are some of the particulars of  inititave 502: a system state licensed stores, processors,and growers would be created. There would be a 25% tax imposed at each stage, and individuals 21 and over could possess varied amount of marijuana in diffrent forms.

Is this good for our state? Would the revenue created by this measuse help with Washingtons financial shor