New Mexico’s flag has been named the coolest in America. This image was captured at Mount Rushmore National Monument in the occupied Black Hills. At the center of the debate is a 140-page bill that would legalize, tax and regulate the recreational use of marijuana for adults. The state now allows cannabis only for medical purposes. The proposal, House Bill 356 , cleared its first committee Saturday on a 5-2 vote along party lines, with Democrats in support.