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State Sen. Daylin Leach: Marijuana prohibition is racist

State Sen. Daylin Leach: Marijuana prohibition is racist

In the weeks since the May 25th murder of George Floyd by the police officer in Minneapolis who put his knee on Mr. Floyd’s neck for almost 9 minutes, we have witnessed a sea-change in attitudes towards race relations across the nation.

In the past, there have been other horrific incidents of mistreatment involving African Americans, from Rodney King to Tamir Rice to Eric Garner to Breonna Taylor. While these shocking events led to condemnation and protest, America’s collective outrageous always seemed to be fleeting and inconsequential. This time is different.

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Leach Proposes Constitutional Ban on Fracking

Leach Proposes Constitutional Ban on Fracking

HARRISBURG – July 2, 2020 – State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) today announced legislative language to create a constitutional amendment banning hydraulic fracturing in Pennsylvania. Leach’s announcement comes days after Attorney General Josh Shapiro...

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Leach Issues Statement on Mail-In Ballot Complications

Leach Issues Statement on Mail-In Ballot Complications

HARRISBURG – May 29, 2020 − State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) today issued the following statement regarding concerns surrounding mail-in ballots. Leach’s statement: “This coming Tuesday, June 2nd, we are going to be conducting the 2020 primary...

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Leach Issues Statement on COVID-19 Response

Leach Issues Statement on COVID-19 Response

HARRISBURG – March 11, 2020 – State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) today issued the following statement regarding precautions his Senate office will take in response to COVID-19, or the coronavirus. Leach’s statement: “Like many of you, I have been very...

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