Tim Pawlenty on Drugs

Republican MN Governor


Legalizing marijuana is unneeded & unwise

Pawlenty opposed a 2006 bill in the Minnesota Legislature that would have legalized marijuana for limited medical uses, calling it an "unneeded and unwise" proposal.
Source: Sam's Club Republican, by J.A. McClure, p. 65 , May 10, 2010

Tougher penalties for meth offenders

Source: 2006 Gubernatorial website, www.timpawlenty.com, “Issues” , Nov 7, 2006

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