Blumenauer Applauds Senate Appropriations Committee Passage Of VA Medical Marijuana Amendment

Today, Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR-03) applauded the Senate Committee on Appropriations for passing the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Marijuana Amendment for the second consecutive year. This amendment, offered by Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Steve Daines (R-MT), would allow VA physicians to provide recommendations regarding the participation of…

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Demand Your Senator Vote Yes On The Veterans Equal Access Amendment

(image via operation overmed) I received the following legislative alert: The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee will be voting this Thursday on the a medical cannabis amendment to the FY2017 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill, which sets the budget for the Veterans Health Administration (V.H.A.). Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR)…

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What If ResponsibleOhio’s Marijuana Initiative Passes But The Anti-Monopoly Amendment Also Passes?

Ohio voters will see marijuana legalization on the 2015 ballot. The legalization initiative, which was put on the ballot by the ResponsibleOhio campaign, would legalize the possession and cultivation of marijuana for all adults over 21 in Ohio, and would grant the exclusive right to grow marijuana for profit to…

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