Sun Lakes Republican Club meeting April 14

Carolyn McCorkle

The Sun Lakes Republican Club will feature “Marijuana-Legalization?” with Deborrah Miller, Substance Abuse Coalition Consultant, at its monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 14 at 6:30 p.m. in the Arizona Room of the Sun Lakes Country Club, 25601 S. Sun Lakes Blvd., Sun Lakes, AZ 85248. The public is invited and encouraged to attend this important presentation on the impact of marijuana legalization on the public health and safety of a state’s children and citizens.

Deborrah Miller is a consultant for Substance Abuse Coalitions with an interest in marijuana’s effects on today’s youth and culture, as well as working to reduce drug abuse and its consequences on families and communities. She has worked with various substance abuse organizations in the prevention and treatment areas, in addition to advising on legislative and policy matters. She holds a Master’s degree in Education and taught in elementary schools for over 17 years. She has also worked for the Arizona Department of Education, for the Arizona Attorney General’s Office and most recently and for the Pinal County Attorney’s Office as both a lobbyist and outreach officer.

State Senator Kelli Ward will discuss the status of healthcare from her perspective as a physician and the status of Common Core legislation from her perspective as the Chairman of the Senate Education Committee. In addition, AZ State Rep. Jeff Weninger will offer a brief update on the current AZ legislative session.

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