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"Legalizing marijuana often means more crime, more violence, and more impaired driving. California's experience is a warning for Arkansas. Vote NO on Issue 4." (Twitter, September 2022)
Believes it is irresponsible to commercialize recreational marijuana. "I don’t think we should, in Congress, change the laws that would essentially, not just decriminalize or even legalize marijuana, but allow it to be commercialized because of all the negative side effects that would happen. " 4/08/18
U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., was the only federal delegation member to not respond to a request for comment from Talk Business & Politics. Sara Lasure, spokeswoman for Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., said, "It's unclear what impact this would have on Arkansas. Senator Boozman is waiting to see the guidance issued by DOJ on this issue."
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