And guess what?

It’s not enough.

The truth is, you and I are the legislators of last resort.

Voters in Florida, and a lot of other states, are flexing their muscles when it comes to ballot initiatives.

Whether it’s caused by partisan politics or out-of-control campaign financing, voters are weary of gridlock. And so they’re skipping the middle man and changing public policy directly at the ballot box.

We saw it Tuesday when residents got tired of waiting for Tallahassee to pick up the pace on medical marijuana and overwhelmingly voted to expand its availability.

Read the full article on Tampa Bay Times’ website.