Holds office U.S. House District 26
H.R.2215 - SAFE Act of 2017 (2017-2018)
H.R.5520 - VA Medicinal Cannabis Research Act of 2018 (2017-2018)
"Marijuana reform laws have passed in 47 states, and federal cannabis decimalization is long overdue. Today, I voted for #MOREAct to end the criminalization of marijuana possession and use and begin repairing the harm of decades of failed drug policy." 4/1/22
The state of California has the right to enact its own policies on marijuana, and the voters have spoken. Rather than wasting taxpayer money going after medical and recreational marijuana users, Attorney General Sessions should concentrate on protecting Americans from criminals.
"There is a clear need for more rigorous research to fully determine the efficacy of medical marijuana--especially when it comes to its potential to treat our veterans."
"Not only does [medical cannabis] have the potential to help veterans, but it could make headway in the country's epidemic of opioid addiction," Rep. Julia Brownley said at a press conference unveiling poll details quantifying veteran support of medical marijuana research expansion.
Gov't must end fed prohibition on med. marijuana. @VetAffairsDems urging @DeptVetAffairs to research for vets coping w/chronic pain & PTSD.
2021: The Medical Marijuana Research Act, HR 5657
2021: The MORE Act, HR 3617
2021: The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1996
2019: The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595
2019: Blumenauer/McClintock/Norton Amendment to Protect Legalization
2016: Veterans Equal Access Amendment
2015: Rohrabacher/Farr Amendment to Protect Medical
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