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Responsible Growth reports contributions of $605,000, Cameron donates to second group

Responsible Growth reports contributions of $605,000, Cameron donates to second group

The industry-backed group trying to legalize recreational marijuana in Arkansas reported $605,000 in contributions last month and a balance of about half a million dollars. Meanwhile, an opposition group reported a $78,600 donation from business owner Ron Cameron, a day after another group reported a $1 million donation from Cameron.

Republican donors give $2 million to oppose marijuana

Republican donors give $2 million to oppose marijuana

Major Republican donors Ron Cameron and Richard Uihlein have donated $2 million to a group opposing recreational marijuana in Arkansas. Uihlein, a major Republican donor across the country, also funded the failed senate campaign of Jake Bequette and supported North Little Rock’s Will Jones in a race for prosecuting attorney.

Hutchinson reiterates opposition to recreational marijuana amendment

Hutchinson reiterates opposition to recreational marijuana amendment

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson reiterated his opposition to recreational marijuana with a tweet Friday that linked to Safe and Secure Communities, a ballot-question committee funded solely by Little Rock poultry magnate Ron Cameron.

Second group asks to be added to Supreme Court case

Second group asks to be added to Supreme Court case

A second committee has asked to intervene in the state Supreme Court case that will determine the fate of an amendment seeking to legalize recreational marijuana in Arkansas.  Safe and Secure Communities, a group funded solely by Little Rock poultry executive Ron Cameron, stated in a court filing Sunday night that it would like to… View Article

Little Rock billionaire donates $250,000 to group opposing marijuana amendment

Little Rock billionaire donates $250,000 to group opposing marijuana amendment

Little Rock billionaire Ron Cameron has donated $250,000 to a committee opposing an amendment to legalize recreational marijuana in Arkansas. A committee called Safe and Secure Communities was formed last month to oppose the amendment that the Supreme Court provisionally placed on the ballot last week.