Colorado Sen. Gardner says new attorney general must protect states’ rights on marijuana
Friday, 9 November 2018 The next U.S. attorney general is going to have to respect the decision of Colorado and other states to legalize recreational and medical marijuana -- at least if Republican Sen. Cory Gardner has his way.
Republican Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana says he hopes Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker is a short-term appointment. Kennedy is a member of the Judiciary Committee. John Dickerson followed the senator back to middle school for a special lesson on how government works.
A bipartisan bill introduced last summer shows there is broad support for cannabis reform. In fact, Business Insider reports that now, cannabis startups are sending veteran lobbyists to Capitol Hill...
William Barr, President Trump's nominee for attorney general, said he supports a federal ban on marijuana but wouldn't target businesses in states where cannabis... CBS News - USAlso reported by •NPR •Seattle Times •Newsmax •Mondaq •Mediaite