Politician Info
A+ Jan Schakowsky (D - IL) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE

Holds office U.S. House District 9

Comments

"I support ending the federal prohibition of marijuana. Pass it on. #EndCannabisProhibition" 12/4/21

We write to request your help in removing the administrative barriers to scientific research on medical treatments derived from the cannabis plant, also known as "medical marijuana." We have heard from numerous patients across the U.S. and parents whose children have treatment-resistant conditions about the benefits they have experienced from using cannabis to treat serious illnesses. Many prominent physicians and physician groups, including the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians, the American Academy of Neurology, and the American Academy
of Family Physicians, have joined patients and families in calling for more research about the use of medical cannabis (in a letter to Presdient Obama about expanding research for medical marijuana)
4/15/16

Votes
2021: The Medical Marijuana Research Act, HR 5657
Yes

2021: The MORE Act, HR 3617

Yes

2021: The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1996

Yes

2019: The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595

Yes

2019: Blumenauer/McClintock/Norton Amendment to Protect Legalization

Yes

2016: Veterans Equal Access Amendment

Yes

2015: Rohrabacher/Farr Amendment to Protect Medical

Yes
2015: McClintock/Polis Amendment to Protect Legalization
Yes
Contact Jan Schakowsky

Email: news@janschakowsky.org

Web: https://www.flickr.com/photos/janschakowsky

Phone: 202-225-2111

Address

2367 Rayburn House Office Building

Washington, DC 20515

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