Vegas PBS to Hold Marijuana Ballot Initiative Discussion Sept. 30

Posted by Caitlyn Lopez on

Vegas PBS to Hold Marijuana Ballot Initiative Discussion Sept. 30
Additional Election Programming Scheduled through November 8

 

WHAT: 
Vegas PBS will hold a roundtable discussion regarding the Nevada Marijuana Legalization Initiative, also known as Question 2 on the November 8 ballot, which would legalize the purchase, cultivation and possession of marijuana for persons 21 or older.

Featured guests are Joe Brezny, Nevada Cannabis Industry Association; Chris Giunchigliani, Clark County Commissioner District E; Todd Raybuck, Executive Lieutenant at the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department; and Pat Hickey, Nevadans for Responsible Drug Policy.

The discussion will be moderated by former ‘Nevada Week in Review’ host Mitch Fox. Topics will cover the pros and cons of legalization.

Media are invited to attend the live recording.

WHEN: 
Recording –
Friday, September 30 at 3 p.m.
Airing – Friday, September 30 at 7:30 p.m. on Vegas PBS

WHERE:
Vegas PBS Educational Technology Campus
3050 E. Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV  89121

ADDITIONAL:
In addition to the discussion, Vegas PBS will air the following national election programming through November 8:

The Contenders: 16 for ‘16
Tuesdays, September 20 to November 1

Examine the last 50 years of compelling and influential presidential campaigns in modern history. The series revisit the last 50 years of presidential elections.

PBS NewsHour Debates 2016
Monday, September 26 at 6 p.m.; Tuesday, October 4 at 6 p.m.; and from Las Vegas on Wednesday, October 19 at 6 p.m.

Three presidential debates pit democratic nominee Hillary Clinton against republican nominee Donald Trump. In addition, the 2016 Vice Presidential Debate will be held on Sunday, October 9 at 8 p.m.

FRONTLINE: The Choice 2016
Tuesday, September 27 at 9 p.m.

Go behind the headlines to investigate what has shaped presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Learn where they came from, how they lead and why they want to take on one of the most difficult jobs imaginable.

PBS NewsHour Election Night Coverage 2016
Tuesday, November 8 at 5 p.m.

Receive comprehensive coverage throughout the election night from PBS NewsHour politics team.

WEBSITE: 
For more information regarding election coverage, visit VegasPBS.org/election-2016.
 

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Caitlyn Lopez
clopez@VegasPBS.org
702.799.1010 x5452
Cassandra Taloma
ctaloma@VegasPBS.org
702.799.1010 x5450

 

 

 

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Location:
3050 E. Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
(702) 799-1010 
Map and Directions 

Contact Information:

Shauna Lemieux
Communications & Promotion
Vegas PBS
3050 E. Flamingo Road
Las Vegas NV 89121
702-799-1010 ext. 5352
slemieux@vegaspbs.org