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Medical marijuana in Alabama is dead: Key senator says state not ready

Was it all for nothing?

Medical marijuana legislation won a small victory in an Alabama Senate panel on Wednesday, but long-time senator and chairman of the committee that sets the calendar for the floor says the bill is dead. 19 more words

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Science, Not Ideology Should Lead the Way on Medical Cannabis

Ohio Lawmakers, medical professionals, and the general public have all been invited to attend! Maybe YOU would like to join us!

We hope the powerful people at the statehouse will take the opportunity to educate themselves as the chances, quite literally, come to their front door. 256 more words

Booker: 'Love is on the line'

U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ), well-known for his impassioned and creatively-crafted orations on issues of social and economic justice, gave his latest on the floor of the Senate yesterday, when he sought to highlight the need for action on marriage equality ahead of the upcoming Supreme Court case… 134 more words

Cory Booker

Booker Takes To US Senate Floor Ahead Of Same-Sex Marriage Arguments In Supreme Court Two Weeks From Now

By Cherri Gregg

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CBS) — New Jersey Senator Cory Booker gave remarks on the US Senate floor on Monday in an effort to underscore the importance of marriage equality. 131 more words

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BlueWaveNJ 10th anniversary gala draws N.J. political luminaries

WEST ORANGE – More than 300 people attended the tenth anniversary gala for BlueWaveNJ, a political advocacy group dedicated to advancing progressive policies and candidates. 188 more words

The Root: Rand Paul Isn't Ready for Prime Time

GOP presidential hopeful Rand Paul’s slip was showing during his long, rambling and repetitive announcement Tuesday of his intent to run for president.

The Kentucky senator’s campaign launch wasn’t the worst rollout we’ve seen in recent years (that award still belongs to the Obamacare website), but the mixture of misused thematic elements, poor organization and a low-quality presentation makes his a close second. 795 more words

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Booker, Pascrell ponder N.J.'s national political reputation as Menendez matter muddies the water

PATERSON – U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Congressman Bill Pascrell (D-9) both spoke publicly in Paterson on Tuesday about proposed legislation that would protect against predatory tax-time products. 300 more words