Glenn Grothman is a proponent for hemp and its ability to help agricultural areas of Wisconsin, but is against recreational marijuana.
Holds office U.S. House District 6
H.R.2331 - No Welfare for Weed Act of 2015 (2015-2016)
"It sounds OK to say we ought to make marijuana legal, but as you make marijuana legal you have more people living I guess what I'll call a marijuana lifestyle. I would suggest when you go home you Google Colorado and you Google homelessness and see what you come up with."
"Industrial hemp plays a large role in Wisconsin's agricultural history, and legalizing it now will only benefit Wisconsin," said Grothman. "Non-narcotic industrial hemp makes our economy stronger by providing an additional revenue stream for farmers, and is useful in other areas like construction and manufacturing."
"In Colordo there's a huge number of homeless people out there, it souds okay to say we ought to make marijuana legal, but obviously as you make marijuana legal you have more people living what I would call the marijauna lifstyle." 11/27/17
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