Presidential Election

Marijuana Policy Project Ranks Rand Paul as Most Cannabis Friendly Candidate

Marijuana Policy Project Ranks Rand Paul as Most Cannabis Friendly Candidate

The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) has ranked the over 20 potential candidates for President by how friendly they are to the cannabis community. Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky received...
Chris Christie Will Put an End to Marijuana Legalization if He Becomes President

Chris Christie Will Put an End to Marijuana Legalization if He Becomes President

On Sunday, New Jersey Governor and potential Presidential hopeful Chris Christie pledged to end marijuana legalization in Washington and Colorado if he were elected president. During an interview on...
Medical Marijuana Group Endorses Obama

Medical Marijuana Group Endorses Obama

On Monday, the United States Medical Marijuana Chamber of Commerce endorsed President Obama’s reelection campaign.  While Obama hasn’t necessarily made the most marijuana-friendly choices throughout his presidency, the group...
Stephen Colbert Announces Stoners Will Decide the Presidential Election

Stephen Colbert Announces Stoners Will Decide the Presidential Election

On his Thursday night show, Stephen Colbert said that he believes marijuana will be the issue that drives the 2012 presidential election, as gay marriage was in 2004. With...
Mitt Romney Scoffs at Medical Marijuana Question During Interview

Mitt Romney Scoffs at Medical Marijuana Question During Interview

On Wednesday, GOP candidate Mitt Romney was asked questions by Denver reporter Shaun Boyd, who works for CBS4, during his campaign stop at Fort Lupton, CO.  When the reporter...
Gary Johnson Selects Marijuana Advocate as Running Mate

Gary Johnson Selects Marijuana Advocate as Running Mate

Gary Johnson, Libertarian Presidential Candidate hopeful, has selected California Judge Jim Gray to be his running mate.  Gray is known for his marijuana legalization advocacy, which “puts  pot front-and-center...