With cannabis on the ballot, can Clinton and Trump cash in on the pot vote? – Cannabis news

A record number of legal marijuana measures is likely to increase the election turnout, but which candidate will it help the most? The answer is complex.

The unprecedented number of cannabis measures on the ballot in November, including in two swing states, could complicate turnout in the 2016 presidential election, bringing out more voters, but not reliably for any candidate.

At first glance, the traditional demographic of marijuana voters – white, young, male, Democrat – would presumably increase votes for Clinton.

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Josiah Hesse ~ TheGuardian.com ~