Austin Jenkins, the highly skilled correspondent for Washington State’s TVW channel invited me to appear on his “Inside Olympia” interview show. The result was the most in-depth public discussion I’ve had so far.
It’s generated several news stories, mostly focusing on my attempt to deflate the inflated revenue estimates that have been floating around. But the key point to me is that a legal cannabis market should be run to protect public health and safety, not to maximize revenues.
I turn out to have been unduly dogmatic on the question of timelines: the Board has decisions to make, some of which could telescope the process.