The Farm Bill
US Congressman Ro Khanna | Jan 24, 2019
The farm bill
at least includes the legalization of industrial hemp. This legislation is a step in the right direction to get medical marijuana legalized. Of course, Cory Booker
, Barbara Lee
and I believe we need to take marijuana completely off of schedule. But this bill is a step in the right direction toward legalization.
That said, I have larger concerns about the bill. Essentially, it's a handout to corporate agriculture that doesn't do enough for local farms. It cuts critical support in nutritional assistance for families who need it most. So while I think this provision...
Read the full Article:
Please login or register for free to keep reading. We'll never sell or share your information...but we will send you a weekly newsletter and eventually even more unique direct insight.
Become a Member
Already a member? Login here.