George Washington did not seem to truly belong to any particular party and cautioned about ‘party spirit’ in his farewell address. Is a democratic republic possible without robust parties? 55 more words
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Sens. Cory Gardner and Elizabeth Warren’s bill would protect states that have legalized marijuana from any federal interference.
A Republican senator from Colorado believes President Trump will support a bipartisan congressional effort to give states autonomy over their marijuana laws — even though it would put the White House in direct conflict with its Justice Department. 61 more words
It’s almost enough to make you start to feel sorry for U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
Late last week, reporters asked President Donald Trump about a new bill regarding marijuana. 42 more words
Since the earliest days of the Republic, those supporting strong federal government found themselves opposed by those favoring greater self-determination by the states. In the southern regions, climate conditions led to dependence on agriculture, the rural economies of the south producing cotton, rice, sugar, indigo and tobacco. 1,098 more words