What This Guide Contains
Welcome to National Families in Action's Guide to Drug-Related Ballot
Initiatives. This guide provides a comprehensive understanding of the
issues that underlie drug initiatives placed on state ballots since 1996.
Sponsors explain how they are using the ballot initiative process to legalize
A state-by-state list of drug initiatives. Click the title of an initiative
What Proponents Say
What Opponents Say
Dependency and Use Ranking
A list of organizations that sponsor, fund, oppose, support, or oppose
the initiatives. Click these links for detailed profiles of each.
A list of people who sponsor, fund, oppose, support, or oppose the initiatives.
Click these links for detailed profiles of each.
list of all states, ranked by levels of drug dependence and drug use.
With few exceptions, initiative states (in red)
have the highest levels of drug use and drug dependence in the nation.