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The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) is currently hiring for the following positions:

  • A web developer for MPP's campaign to pass a ballot initiative that would tax and regulate marijuana in Nevada. The initiative is already certified to appear on the November 2006 ballot. Visit http://www.regulatemarijuana.org for more information about the campaign.
  • A California statewide organizer to pressure California's Republican members of Congress to vote for medical marijuana legislation that will be brought up for a vote on the floor of the US House of Representatives in June 2006.
  • Six part-time organizers in Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin, to persuade targeted members of Congress to support the aforementioned medical marijuana legislation.
  • Seven organizers to build statewide coalitions to tax and regulate marijuana in Arizona, Delaware, Idaho, Maine, Montana, New Hampshire, and Oregon.
  • A campaign manager to run a local ballot initiative campaign in Hawaii between now and November 2006.
All positions require outstanding communications skills, the ability to work independently, a high level of organization, and a professional appearance and demeanor. Visit http://www.mpp.org/jobs/ for detailed job descriptions and instructions for applying. MPP is not taking phone calls about these positions; rather, all interested candidates should apply by using the process described at the links above.

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