If Marijuana Production Were Legal: Huge Projected Tax Revenues

Do you Love it or hate It? Many Many people smoke marijuana -lots of it.In some states marijuana consumption and possession have been decriminalized,and even legalized for medicinal purposes.But,have you ever wondered how large the economics of Marijuana were? As a result,this graphic was made by the good folks at Sloshspot,which illustrates the popularity of marijuana consumption,the federal tax dollars spent to keep marijuana illegal,and the possible tax revenues that could be generated if marijuana production were legalized and taxed like any other agricultural cash crop.It is especially interesting,with regards to the Great Recession we are currently in.(Click image to enlarge)