Malcolm Gladwell blasts pot legalization

Malcolm Gladwell blasts pot legalization, says“we should not be racing to make this available,” and that the emerging legal industry is “a whole new scary thing.” Also today, CBS This Morning features SAM Pres. Kevin Sabet This week, best-selling The Tipping Point author Malcolm Gladwell, who the New York Times has called “as close to a singular talent as exists today” […]

Annual HHS Survey Finds Marijuana Use Higher in “Legal” States

Annual HHS Survey Finds Marijuana Use Higher in “Legal” States;  Colorado Leads Nation For First Time Adolescent Pot Use Legal States Use Rates Nearly 45% Higher Than Other States; Alcohol Use Also Up in Colorado (Alexandria, VA) – More young people are trying marijuana for the first time in Colorado, the first state to allow recreational […]

Trump Administration Seeks Public Comments On Marijuana Reclassification

The federal government wants your input on whether marijuana should be reclassified under global drug treaties to which the U.S. is a party.  Specifically, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is asking for public comments about the “abuse potential, actual abuse, medical usefulness, trafficking, and impact of scheduling changes on availability for medical use” of cannabis and several other […]

CPA Executive Director Position

The Executive Director is the key management leader of the Commonwealth Prevention Alliance. The Executive Director is responsible for overseeing the administration and strategic plan of the organization. Other key duties include fundraising, marketing, and community outreach. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors. GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 1)Board Governance: Works with board in order […]

Thank You

We would like to take this opportunity to thank Butler County, Chester County, Lawrence County, Mercer County, Montgomery County, Wayne County, Westmoreland County for your support fee. We appreciate your partnering with the Commonwealth Prevention Alliance (CPA) so, together, we can support our prevention practitioners across the Commonwealth. While support from CPA is felt in […]