This N.J. mayor is getting paid to fight legal weed. Here’s why that’s causing trouble.

2/15/19–Stephen Reid, the mayor of the first town in New Jersey to ban legal marijuana sales, has also spent most of the past year on the payroll as a lobbyist for New Jersey Responsible Approaches to Marijuana, a prominent anti-marijuana group in the state. But he hasn’t always been upfront about that connection, raising questions about ethics and conflicts of interest.Reid was also named executive director of RAMP last May. Read