New to politics, Dave Chappelle is coming out of the gate strong with his endorsement for Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate, Ben Jealous. Interviewed by Ari Melber for his show on MSNBC, Jealous had this to say about marijuana legalization:

“I didn’t start out on this journey over a year ago planning on [marijuana legalization] being a big issue in my campaign, but Dave has made the argument to me for almost a quarter century.”

You can watch the MSNBC segment here and a big shout out to Merry Jane for turning us on to this news.