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Bipartisan Medical Marijuana Bill Would End Federal Ban

35 States have some kind of medical marijuana. Isn’t it about time the federal government got with the program?

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Yesterday, United States Senators Cory Booker, Kirsten Gillibrand, and Rand Paul presented a new bill that would dramatically shift the federal government’s long-time position on medical marijuana. The law would effectively end the nominal national ban on the drug, opening up avenues for states to pursue medical programs without interference from Washington.

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The Voter Suppression Myth: Actually, the Right Wants You at the Polls

Exercising, enabling, and encouraging the vote is not a left vs. right issue. It’s not Democrat vs. Republican. It’s not liberal vs....

Exercising, enabling, and encouraging the vote is not a left vs. right issue. It’s not Democrat vs. Republican. It’s not liberal vs. conservative. Voting is American. It’s our civic duty. It’s as American as mom and apple pie. In fact, voting protects both mom and apple pie. If you’re a politician and you mess with mom or apple pie, We The People have the right to remove you from office.

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