Time to Contact our Representatives about Samuel Girod

It’s time to start sending letters, emails, calls to the 8 elected representatives below (9 if you count Melania). Here’s the plan in two steps:STEP 1: Have your letter and social media post handy in a text doc. You can copy and paste from the examples below or click here to download samples, then edit …

U.S.: Congressman Blumenauer Writes Open Letter To President About Marijuana

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 22:24 - steveelliott By Steve Elliott Hemp News Congressman Earl Blumenauer on Tuesday wrote an open letter advocating marijuana legalization to President Obama in advance of the President's State of the Union speech. "As you begin your last year in office, I hope there is one more step you take to bring …

Democrats Look to End Federal Intervention of Medical Marijuana

Submitted by Marijuana Policy Project on May 10, 2012 WASHINGTON—Democrats in the House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to approve an amendment to the FY 2013 Commerce, Justice, State Appropriations bill late Tuesday that would effectively end the ability of federal agencies to enforce federal marijuana laws against individuals who are in compliance with state medical …

Action Alert: Legalize Medical Marijuana in Kentucky

    SENATE BILL 129 The Gatewood Galbraith Memorial Medical Marijuana Act Legalize Medical Marijuana in Kentucky · Changes Marijuana from Schedule I to Schedule II · Allows qualified patients to possess 5 ounces and to grow 5 plants · Requires State Pharmacy board to set up rules for distribution · Allows Physicians to prescribe …

Hemp could make a comeback

By Kevin Wheatley about 23 hours ago Industrial hemp could make a comeback as one of Kentucky’s top cash crops if lawmakers legalize the harvest of marijuana’s botanical cousin, legislators have told a House committee. The Agricultural and Small Business Committee on Wednesday heard from key sponsors of two pieces of legislation –House bills 272 …