This is the letter I got from the Drug Policy Alliance and I wanted to pass it on to anyone else who may have contacted the White House. I wanted to call and find out what the access was like. It was actually a pleasant experience. The White House operator sent me to the Comments line and a real human being spoke to me and affirmed that she would let The President know about my concerns.
You took action, and President Obama responded.
Well done! The White House received thousands of your faxes and phone calls, and almost immediately took a stand in support of medical marijuana states, upholding President Obama's campaign promises to end the federal raids on medical marijuana dispensaries.
We joined you in urging this administration to end these wasteful, harmful raids, and coordinated efforts with our allies in Congress to keep the pressure on.
Thanks to your efforts, the Obama administration responded:
An incredible victory. But the fight's not over yet. Here are a few things we'll continue to work on in the coming season to ensure that medical marijuana patients everywhere are protected:
By working together, we can accomplish anything. Great job!