Trump’s Marijuana Policy Coordination Committee Report Will Focus On These 3 Cannabis Problems

White House’ Negative Cannabis Coalition Just the “Same Old Same Old” According to a recent Buzzfeed Report, the White House has a Marijuana Policy Coordination Committee which instructed 14 Federal Agencies and the DEA to submit data that demonstrates the ‘most significant negative trends’ about marijuana and the ‘threats it…

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Trump’s personal attorney loaned $26 million to taxi mogul in weed biz, according to documents

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, whose business dealings are being investigated by the FBI, and the lawyer’s father-in-law have lent $ 26 million in recent years to a taxi mogul who is shifting into the legalized marijuana industry, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.Semyon “Sam”…

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Trump’s 24-year-old drug policy appointee will step down amid controversy

Published: Jan 25, 2018, 7:29 am • Updated: Jan 25, 2018, 7:29 am By Robert O’Harrow Jr., The Washington Post A 24-year-old former Trump campaign worker who rose rapidly to a senior post in the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy will step down by the end of…

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Résumé of Trump’s 24-year-old drug policy appointee raising eyebrows

Published: Jan 22, 2018, 1:23 pm • Updated: Jan 22, 2018, 1:23 pm By Robert O’Harrow Jr., The Washington Post A former Trump campaign worker appointed at age 23 to a top position in the White House’s drug policy office had been let go from a job at a law…

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Spending bill would slash disaster relief by $1B to fund Trump’s border wall

Published: Aug 30, 2017, 12:19 pm • Updated: Aug 30, 2017, 3:04 pm By Alan Fram and Andrew Taylor, The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Disaster relief after Harvey-caused epic flooding in Texas tops an already crowded agenda when President Donald Trump meets next week with House and Senate leaders at…

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Trump’s blame of Obama for opioid epidemic included skewed weed stats

Published: Aug 11, 2017, 8:19 am • Updated: Aug 11, 2017, 8:21 am By Glenn Kessler, The Washington Post “Federal drug prosecutions have gone down in recent years. We’re going to be bringing them up and bringing them up rapidly. At the end of 2016, there were 23 percent fewer…

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Could Trump’s declaration of opioids as national emergency be used for Sessions’ war on drugs?

Published: Aug 10, 2017, 2:56 pm • Updated: Aug 10, 2017, 4:22 pm By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post President Donald Trump on Thursday said he considers the opioid crisis to be “a national emergency,” starting a process aimed at giving the federal and state governments more resources and flexibility…

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“He lied to me”: Trump’s budget lets down families hit by drug addiction crisis

Published: May 26, 2017, 12:02 pm • Updated: May 26, 2017, 12:03 pm By Steve Peoples and Carla K. Johnson, The Associated Press NEW YORK — He slept next to his son’s ashes most nights back when Kraig Moss first met Donald Trump. In a hall packed with Iowa voters,…

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