Don’t Legalize Pot

Decriminalize it instead. Just repeal every law forbidding people from using, growing or selling it, and leave it at that. Legalizing has come to mean something very different: states creating new bureaucracies to license and control it, and imposing new taxes to fuel more spending on political projects. If this headline doesn’t give you the heebie jeebies, I don’t know what will:

Pot legalization in California brings a bonanza of government jobs