Why Do Republican Lawmakers Want President Biden to Reclassify Cannabis Instead of Removing It from the CSA?

Marijuana has always been a source of political tension in America. This is because lawmakers are constantly trying to ensure it is legalized or fighting against the legalization process. Regardless of the stance lawmakers take, one thing is sure: marijuana is an essential substance that sparks political debate.  President Biden’s…

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Republican Lawmakers Want Biden to Reclassify Cannabis

Republican lawmakers are asking President Joe Biden to keep his promise and reschedule cannabis under the Controlled Substances Act.  Yes, you read the lede right. Republicans are asking Biden, a Democrat, to reschedule weed once and for all.  Representatives Dave Joyce (R-OH) and Don Young (R-AK) both serve as co-chairs of…

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Federal Politician Calls On DOJ To Reclassify Marijuana Under The Controlled Substances Act

Today, Representative Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) welcomed the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Acting Administrator Chuck Rosenberg’s acknowledgement that “heroin is clearly more dangerous than marijuana,” and called on the Department of Justice to reclassify or de-schedule marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act. In a letter to U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, Representative…

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