Holds office State Senate District 3
Calling marijuana a "gateway drug" that children should be protected from, Sen. Mike Azinger speaks against a proposed Senate amendment to the medical marijuana bill.
Sen. Mike Azinger, R-Wood, said the effect of the bill was to pretend that marijuana was not a “big deal.”
“It is a big deal,” he said. “It is dangerous.”
Azinger called marijuana a gateway drug and said teenagers should not be encouraged to try cannabis.
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