Politician Info
D Joni Ernst (R - IA)

Holds office U.S. Senate

Candidate in race for U.S. Senate

Co-sponsored Legislation

S.1276 - Cannabidiol Research Expansion Act (2017-18)

Comments

While the Senator says she has supported the use of cannabis oil in the past, she says she is against the opening of those dispensaries, and the general use of medical marijuana.

"What I would like to see happen first is to see concrete medical evidence that this can be appropriately controlled and utilized in a very very controlled manner," says Ernst. "I would like to see additional research done on medical marijuana before we throw it at Iowans."
4/16/16

Address

111 Russell Senate Office Building

Washington, DC 20510

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