Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers:
Caledonian Record, May 12
On Wednesday, by a vote of 79-66, Vermont's House passed S.22, a bill that legalized the cultivation, possession, and use of recreational marijuana on July 1, 2018. It now goes to the Governor's desk where its fate is uncertain.
Six of our area representatives voted no: Beck, Feltus, Lawrence, Martel, Quimby, and Toll. Willhoit was absent, but would have voted no. We have long maintained that marijuana should be legal, but we understand why our reps oppose S.22.
We think the bill fails to address myriad complications sure to...