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As Congress Hears Cannabis Testimony, Advocates Form Powerful Coalition For Racial Justice

The Pennsylvania state capitol is shown lit up in green to commemorate the passing of medical marijuana legislation. (Credit: Governor Tom Wolf via Flickr) (Credit: Governor Tom Wolf via Flickr) To coincide with today’s congressional hearing on marijuana laws and injustice, drug policy advocates from around the country are joining forces in pursuit of their… Read More »

Congress Wades Into Emotional Debate Over High-Cost Prescription Drugs

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). Senators railed against pharmaceutical executives Tuesday for declining to testify before Congress about out-of-control drug prices, as lawmakers on both sides of the U.S. Capitol kicked off investigations sure to rattle one of the nation’s most powerful industries. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa, the… Read More »