Lawmaker wants taxes from marijuana legalization

By David Edwards
Thursday, March 19, 2009 14:36 EDT
google plus icon
  • Print Friendly and PDF
  • Email this page

California State Assemblyman Tom Ammiano told CNBC’s Melissa Francis that California could collect up to $1.5 billion in taxes each year from the legalization of marijuana.

This video is from MSNBC’s News Live, broadcast Mar. 19, 2009.

Download video via RawReplay.com

David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
By commenting, you agree to our terms of service
and to abide by our commenting policy.