We recently rolled out an exciting partnership with NewGrassRoots. Their clever website allows advocacy groups to weigh in on legislation by allowing their members to record voice messages that are then emailed to lawmakers.
The NGR site tracks the number of messages sent and whether legislators opened the email and listened to the messages. Participants can amplify their efforts by emailing friends about the campaign and sharing their calls on social media.
Signing up on NGR is easy, and the best thing about making calls for Heady Vermont’s campaigns is that you’re both helping improve Vermont’s cannabis laws and earning Heady volunteer points, which can get you, among other things, really great swag!
The legislation we’re focused on right now is S.216 — a medical cannabis bill in the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Our issue with the bill is that it reduces the number of plants medical patients can grow currently to the number that any adult will be able