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In Power Play, Defiant DEA Administrator Leonhart Criticizes Obama Marijuana Statements

Guest Post by Eapen Thampy, Executive Director of Americans for Forfeiture Reform Photo Credit Antonio Scorza/AFP/Getty Images The Boston Herald reported last week that DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart sharply criticized President Obama’s stance on marijuana to a meeting of the National Sheriffs Association: “Kern County, Calif., Sheriff Donny Youngblood, president of the Major Counties Sheriffs’ […]

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Ted Cruz Criticizes Obama’s Marijuana Policy, But Abandons Federalism in the Process

Texas Senator Ted Cruz gave a speech to the Texas Public Policy Foundation on January 10 in which he stated that, of all the “bad stuff” the nation has endured throughout Obama’s tenure, “one of the most dangerous is the consistent pattern of lawlessness from this President and this Administration.” Using the Dream Act, Obamacare, […]

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