“Sea change” in attitude toward marijuana in Texas

Doug Miller, KHOU 11 News
8:26 p.m. CDT May 7, 2015

Inside an old restaurant a short walk from Allen’s Landing, the birthplace of Houston, the Pachyderm Club holds its luncheons.

The group is staunchly Republican, mostly older and Anglo, but with a few younger Asians and Hispanics in the mix. It could easily be mistaken for a small Rotary Club except for the prevalence of elephant lapel pins.

But the most surprising thing about the crowd is another kind of pin, worn by a few of the Pachyderm Club members. “RAMP” is the message, an acronym for Republicans Against Marijuana Prohibition.

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