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Law enforcement has a long history with marijuana. But they can't separate marijuana the commodity from marijuana trafficking. They can only see the portion of this story that has been assigned to them.
Law enforcement cares little about what marijuana can be used for. What it can do to help people. Or what its potential economic benefits can be.
All they see is the illegal traffic. The drug dealers on the street. The money laundering. The people who abuse it.
As the Republicans continue to demonize Obamacare and continue to expect it will be their dominant campaign issue, this Gallup poll should act as your information beacon....
The percentage of Americans without health insurance continues to fall, measuring 15.9% so far in 2014 compared with 17.1% in the fourth quarter of 2013. [...]
The uninsured rate has been declining since the fourth quarter of 2013, after hitting an all-time high of 18.0% in the third quarter. The uninsured rate for the first quarter of 2014 so far includes a 16.2% reading for January . . .