Coalition Partners

ACLU Texas

The American Civil Liberties Union of Texas is the state’s preeminent civil rights organization, at the forefront in Texas since   aclu-logo
1938. The 11th largest ACLU affiliate in the United States, the ACLU of Texas works in the courts, the legislature and through public education to protect civil rights and individual liberty.

DFW NORML

Dallas/Fort Worth NORML is an educational organization dfwnormldedicated to legalizing marijuana in Texas. We recognize that cannabis prohibition is bad for Texas, and we support the legalization of marijuana for medicinal purposes, responsible adult use, and the production of industrial hemp.

 

Drug Policy Alliance

The Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) is the nation’s leading organization promoting drug policies that are grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights.dpa

Our supporters are individuals who believe the war on drugs is doing more harm than good. Together we advance policies that reduce the harms of both drug use and drug prohibition, and seek solutions that promote safety while upholding the sovereignty of individuals over their own minds and bodies.

Drug Policy Forum of Texas

The Drug Policy Forum of Texas [DPFT] began with the basic beliefDPFT that a well-informed public will choose rational policies. DPFT was formed because the War On Drugs not only doesn’t work, but is also causing a great deal of unintended damage to society. Most politicians are afraid to discuss alternatives, and the one-sided information given to the public is often distorted or simply wrong.

End Mass Incarceration

A grassroots national movement to eliminate the numerous factors creating the enormous and destructive prison industrial complex in our country.

Green Party of Texas

The Green Party of Texas has explicitly included marijuana GreenParty_Logo_jpg_800x1000_q100decriminalization & an end to the drug war in its platform since its inception. We are overjoyed that the major political parties, long in control of our government and therefore responsible for the legal status quo, are now coming around to reform their positions on marijuana policy.

Hays Constitutional Republicans

HCR Logo11Working to ensure a safe, free, prosperous Hays County by creating a powerful, local, action-driven and Constitutionally based political force in our local and state policy making, and in local and state party organizations.

Houston NORML

Dedicated to educating the public about marijuana and lobbying Houston NORML Logo 2for as change in local, state and federal law, our goals are to move public opinion in Texas sufficiently to reform marijuana laws and provide a voice, in the public policy debate, for responsible marijuana consumers, patients, and those who support reform.

Law Enforcement Action Partnership

Founded on March 16, 2002, LEAP is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization made up of current and former members of the law
enforcement and criminal justice communities who are speaking out about the failures of our existing drug policies. Those policies have failed, and continue to fail, to effectively address the problems of drug abuse, especially the problems of juvenile drug use, the problems of addiction, and the problems of crime caused by the existence of a criminal black market in drugs.

Libertarian Christians

Libertarian Christian InstituteThe Libertarian Christian Institute is a federal 501(c)3 tax-exempt educational and religious nonprofit organization that promotes libertarianism from a Christian point of view. “We are convinced that libertarianism is the most consistent expression of Christian political thought.”

 

Libertarian Party of Texas 

Libertarians seek the maximum protection for the rights of all people LPTexas Logo - New Star - 2014 Gold on Blueagainst any violation, be it by other people, other nations, or our own government. It is our principle that, so long as a person does not violate the rights of others, he or she should be left free and unrestrained.

Marijuana Policy Project

The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) works for sensible marijuana mpp-logo
policies at the federal and state level; our grassroots and lobbying campaigns have changed several laws. MPP provided the bulk of the funding, staff, and expertise to the 2012 Colorado initiative to legalize and regulate marijuana for adults 21 and older. Along with our allies, we aim to pass at least 10 more laws to regulate marijuana like alcohol by 2017.

Parents for Liberty

Parents For Liberty is a community of individuals and families who are committed to fully immersing themselves and their families into parents-for-liberty
the principles of liberty, nonviolence, self-ownership, creativity, and entrepreneurship. The goal is joyfulness and creating the life you want without waiting on anything outside of yourself.

Patient Alliance for Cannabis Therapeutics

P.A.C.T. is a patient support & empowerment group with the PACT-5by7objective of expanding the level of patient outreach, encouraging patient empowerment, the correct knowledge, etiquette, manner, and discipline, required in changing cannabis laws in Texas!

Progress Texas

We believe in the Texas spirit and the ability to make our state exceptional. And working with a coalition of partners from aroundprogressTexas the state, we advocate for a variety of issues important to a growing majority of people in our state.

Republicans Against Marijuana Prohibition

Republicans Against Marijuana Prohibition (RAMP) works to reformramp-logo-txmj
marijuana laws by working within the GOP to educate and connect with lawmakers, party leadership, and grassroots activists. We are the voice for all Republicans who oppose the inhumane and unjust practice of imprisoning people for using the cannabis plant. We support efforts to bring marijuana out of the black-market and into safe, legal, and regulated use by doctors for compassionate medical care and storefronts for adult recreational use.

Republican Liberty Caucus of Texas

rlc-logoThe Republican Liberty Caucus of Texas is one of the two original chapters of the only nationwide organization within the Republican
Party which promotes pro-liberty Republican candidates and engages in activism on liberty issues.

Second Chance Democrats

2nd Chance Democrats is a Political Club aimed at increasing voter registration and voter empowerment. We promote SMART JUSTICE & ECONOMIC POLICIES.

Students for Liberty

Students For Liberty (SFL) is an organization that supports liberty for SFL-logo-COLORall people. SFL does not dictate the foundations upon which individuals justify their belief in liberty. Rather, Students For Liberty embraces the diversity of justifications for liberty and encourages debate and discourse on the differing philosophies that underlie liberty.

Students for Sensible Drug Policy

SSDP mobilizes and empowers young people to participate in the ssdp-logo-bluepolitical process, pushing for sensible policies to achieve a safer and more just future, while fighting back against counterproductive Drug War policies, particularly those that directly harm students and youth.

Texas Criminal Justice Coalition

The Texas Criminal Justice Coalition (TCJC) identifies and advances131607_10151259738555734_1082057668_o real solutions to the problems facing Texas’ juvenile and criminal justice systems. We conduct policy research and analysis, form effective partnerships, and educate key stakeholders to promote effective management, accountability, and best practices that increase public safety, save taxpayer dollars, and preserve human and civil rights.

Texas Young Republicans

The Young Republicans is the oldest political youth organization in TYR-Mark-Color-Webthe United States. The Texas Young Republicans (TYRF) is an official auxiliary of the Republican Party of Texas with 24 chapters and hundreds of members from across the state. In Texas, we are the premier organization for political activists under 40 who are involved
in politics. Our membership is ideologically diverse, with fiscal conservatism, social conservatism, libertarian ideals, and center-right viewpoints well represented in our organization.

Texans for Accountable Government

Texans for Accountable Government (TAG) is a trans-partisan Political Action Committee headquartered in Central Texas. TAG was formed with the ambition of reigning in the intrusive and expanding reach of government, which threatens to invade every facet of our lives. Our ambition is to put the reins of government back into the hands of individual American citizens; allowing us to once again run our own lives.

Texans for Medical Freedom

Texans for Medical Freedom seeks to ensure that Texans with tfmf_logo3_2014_colour_croppedserious, debilitating illnesses have legal access to the medicine that best meets their needs.

 

Texas NORML

Texas NORML, the Austin Chapter of the National Organization for logo_cog-tx-rgbthe Reform of Marijuana Laws, is a trans-partisan, educational 501c4 nonprofit that focuses on cannabis law reform. Our mission is to move public opinion sufficiently to achieve the repeal of marijuana prohibition so that patients can safely access their medicine and so that the responsible use of cannabis by adults is no longer subject to penalty.

Texans Smart on Crime

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TSC is a bipartisan educational group focused on building safer communities by using costly law enforcement resources to prevent violent & property crime & through wider use of cite-&-release laws.

Texas Tenth Amendment Center

We are dedicated to the preservation of the Declaration of     tumblr_static_tac_logo_wht_red
Independence, the Constitution (US and Texas) and the Bill of Rights. The promotion of personal and state sovereignty in Texas is our primary goal!

Grassroots Action for Legislative Reform