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Virginia Republican Promotes Federal Marijuana Decriminalization

Former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders repeatedly tried to pass federal marijuana decriminalization. Now a newbie Virginia Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives is attempting the same thing. Virginia Representative Thomas Garrett is pushing a bill that completely removes cannabis from the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) and its “schedule” listing of “contraband drugs.” Cannabis […]

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White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer Says Trump May Start War on Legalized Recreational Marijuana

As BigBudsMag.com warned during the 2016 presidential campaign and after Donald Trump became president and selected Jeff “Reefer Madness” Sessions to be attorney general, President Trump is no friend of legalized marijuana. We also reported when Trump contacted Filipino president Rodrigo Duterte to offer support for Duterte’s murderous drug war in the Philippines. Now White […]

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Trump Pick for Attorney General Jeff Sessions Supported Death Penalty for Marijuana Dealers

Donald Trump’s choice for U.S. attorney general, Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions, is a reefer madness drug warrior who promoted laws that include the death penalty for marijuana sellers. During his recent Senate confirmation hearings, Sessions at first pretended he didn’t remember that in the 1990s when he was Alabama’s attorney general, he zealously promoted proposed […]

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TRUMP ESCALATES WAR ON MARIJUANA? Senate Questions Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General

Republican Alabama drug warrior Senator Jeff Sessions is Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. attorney general. Senator Jeff Sessions has been an aggressive drug warrior since the 1980s. During his Senate confirmation hearings in early January, 2017, senators asked Sessions if he’d interfere with state marijuana legalization. “I think one obvious concern is that the United […]

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Hillary Clinton & Tim Kaine versus Donald Trump & Mike Pence: Marijuana Law Showdown

As Tommy Chong kept pointing out, Bernie Sanders was the only 2016 major-party presidential candidate who advocated federal decriminalization of marijuana. In 2015, Sanders introduced legislation to legalize marijuana federally, and has been a persistent critic of the DEA– the main federal agency opposed to marijuana legalization. But now Bernie Sanders has endorsed Hillary Clinton, […]

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Marijuana politics

Trump, Clinton, Sanders: Presidential Marijuana Politics Guide

Marijuana politics question number one: Which of the 2016 presidential major-party candidates would be the safest president for marijuana growers and users? Donald Trump, reality TV star, real estate developer, casino owner, and the presumed nominee for the Republican Party, used to be a wealthy playboy. There are rumors that during his early years, the […]

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