Rep. Blumenauer launches committee to target anti-pot lawmakers

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Oregon’s leading marijuana advocate in Congress, Rep. Earl Blumenauer, has formed a political action committee aimed at unseating anti-marijuana lawmakers. Video courtesy of Russ Belville, host of The Marijuana Agenda at MJAgenda.com.
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Oregon’s leading marijuana advocate in Congress, Rep. Earl Blumenauer, has formed a political action committee aimed at unseating anti-marijuana lawmakers.

The Portland Democrat’s Cannabis Fund is one in a growing suite of similar committees paying to promote weed-friendly candidates and policies. Pot committees raised at least $177,840 in the 2015-16 election cycle, Federal Election Commission records show.

Some of the biggest names during the cycle included the National Cannabis Industry Association ($104,066), the Marijuana Policy Project ($47,140) and the National Organization

... read more at: http://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/news/2017/11/08/rep-blumenauer-launches-pot-committee-target-anti-marijuana-lawmakers/842138001/

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