Email your letter to editor@fedwaymirror.com. File photo

Email your letter to editor@fedwaymirror.com. File photo

Cannabis is not about the children

Cannabis can only legally be purchased by those 21 and over — that is adults.

Regarding Proposition 1, the cons on the con committee continue to try to misdirect and deflect Federal Wayan’s attention from the measure’s intent.

It is not about children; cannabis can only legally be purchased by those 21 and over — that is adults. It is about allowing those adults to purchase within the city limits and have Federal Way receive the revenue from those purchases instead of other taxing jurisdictions.

Access is an issue, why should the dude who needs his Viagra be able to get it at 100-plus stores but not medically prescribed cannabis?

Orla Poole

Federal Way




Talk to us

Please share your story tips by emailing editor@federalwaymirror.com.

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website https://www.federalwaymirror.com/submit-letter/. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) Please keep letters to 300 words or less.

More in Letters to the Editor

Email editor@federalwaymirror.com
Retiree thanks legislator; tragic death reaction | Letters

Thanks from a retiree As a retiree from the UW Medical Center… Continue reading

Email editor@federalwaymirror.com
Thoughts on FWPS and the superintendent | Letter to the editor

The success of a community’s public schools largely relies on the mutual… Continue reading

Email editor@federalwaymirror.com
People still want to get high in Federal Way | Letter to the editor

Our mayor is a 1980s drug warrior. I read the recent article… Continue reading

Email editor@fedwaymirror.com
Letters: Lakehaven commissioner says farewell

Water commissioner’s self-imposed term limit As one of your elected Lakehaven Water… Continue reading

Email editor@fedwaymirror.com
Letters: FW schools vs. COVID-19

In the March 26 edition of the Federal Way Mirror, there was… Continue reading

Email editor@fedwaymirror.com
Letters: Thoughts on Federal Way schools, pandemic, Sound Transit

Thoughts on FW schools The entire state is now in Phase 3.… Continue reading

Email editor@federalwaymirror.com
Sound Transit public art in Federal Way | Letters

The first photo above was placed on Facebook. For several weeks now,… Continue reading

Email editor@fedwaymirror.com
Letters: Thank you legislators

Thank you legislators I want to thank our legislators from the 30th… Continue reading

Email editor@fedwaymirror.com
Letters: Fight for a livable future; reader complaint; voting rights restoration

Fight for a livable future I am the mother of a nature-loving… Continue reading

Email editor@federalwaymirror.com
Letters: Walk a mile in a teacher’s shoes

Walk a mile in a teacher’s shoes As the issue of reopening… Continue reading

Email editor@federalwaymirror.com
Help for at-risk renters | Letters

By now, most Federal Way citizens have received their most recent economic… Continue reading

Email editor@federalwaymirror.com
Renter stability in Federal Way | Letters

Homeowners need our renting neighbors to have stable and secure housing. Our… Continue reading