California Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, medical marijuana champion, facing tough GOP primary challenge

SANTA ANA, Calif.–Rep. Dana Rohrabacher was already having a tough election year. The Orange County Republican has drawn more than a half-dozen Democratic challengers, some of whom have raised more money than the 15-term congressman. Election handicappers declared his race a toss-up, protesters have shown up at his home and…

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Marijuana advocate Rep. Dana Rohrabacher battling to keep seat in Congress

Published: Mar 12, 2018, 10:01 am • Updated: Mar 12, 2018, 10:06 am By Amy Taxin, Associated Press SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A well-known Republican on Friday filed papers to join a crowded field attempting to oust longtime GOP Congressman Dana Rohrabacher from his seat, one of four in…

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Rohrabacher calls on fellow Republicans to protect medical marijuana from the feds

Published: Sep 5, 2017, 9:31 am • Updated: Sep 5, 2017, 10:28 am By Dana Rohrabacher, Special To The Washington Post Not long ago, a supporter of mine, visiting from California, dropped by my Capitol office. A retired military officer and staunch conservative, he and I spent much of our…

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California Rep. Rohrabacher says he’ll take medical marijuana fight to Supreme Court if need be

Published: May 8, 2017, 12:51 pm • Updated: May 8, 2017, 12:55 pm By Brooke Edwards Staggs, The Cannifornian Rep. Dana Rohrabacher said he hopes to convince Attorney General Jeff Sessions that good people do indeed sometimes smoke pot. But if he can’t, the Republican congressman from Costa Mesa said…

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California’s Adult Use Of Marijuana Act (AUMA) Endorsed By Congressman Rohrabacher

Longtime GOP congressman U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Costa Mesa) announced his support for the statewide ballot measure known as the Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA). He is the second California Congressman to endorse the measure in as many weeks.  Respected military veteran U.S. Rep. Ted…

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Press Conference – Representatives Holmes Norton, Blumenauer, Rohrabacher Discuss CARERS Act

What: Press Conference Who: Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton – District of Columbia Congressman Earl Blumenauer – Oregon Congressman Dana Rohrabacher – California Steph Sherer – Americans for Safe Access, District of Columbia Rabbi Khan – Takoma Wellness Center, District of Columbia Kate Hintz – Parent Advocate, New York Christine Stenquist…

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