Last updated on: 9/17/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

North Carolina Nurses Association Biography

Position:
Pro to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

Has indicated support for medical marijuana.

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Description:

“NCNA [North Carolina Nurses Association] represents interests of all registered nurses and is the official voice for the RN in North Carolina. NCNA maintains a registered nurse lobbyist in the General Assembly when the legislature is in session, and monitors study committees/legislative groups between sessions.”

“NCNA Membership Benefits,” NCNA website (accessed Sep. 17, 2007)

Mission:

“The North Carolina Nurses Association serves the changing needs of its members, addresses nursing issues, and advocates for the health and well-being of all people.”

“NCNA Membership Benefits,” NCNA website (accessed Sep. 17, 2007)

Other:
Non-profit 501(c)(5)