Why Governor DeSantis Backs Medical Marijuana
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Long considered a partisan issue, the viability of safe and secure medical marijuana is picking up steam among many Republicans who were at one time against any form of legal marijuana. One such politician is Florida Governor Ron DeSantis who, after taking office January 8, 2019, quickly stepped across party lines to embrace the will of the voters on this issue.
While DeSantis’ stance has taken voters by surprise, it’s no surprise that the governor is now one of the most popular in the nation. After conducting a recent poll, Pulse Opinion Research reported that 64 percent of Florida voters approve of the job DeSantis is doing as governor.
"Support for DeSantis is broad across nearly all political and demographic groups," the poll also reports. "DeSantis’ high marks, along with a net approval of 30 points, would place him among the most popular governors in America per Morning Consult quarterly governor ratings."
The overwhelming reason voters in the state give for their support is De Santis’ decisiveness in tackling difficult partisan issues right out of the gate.
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