Category Archives: GOP

GOP Shows Support For Legalizing Medical Cannabis In Wisconsin

For more than a decade, the Wisconsin Legislature has been where marijuana reform bills go to die. But a new bill to legalize some forms of medical marijuana, introduced by a pair of Republican lawmakers instead of the usual cohort of Democrats, may fare differently. At the very least, the new medical marijuana proposal may […]

GOP Lawmaker Blames Latest Mass Shooting on Cannabis and Same-Sex Marriage

It’s an all-too-familiar pattern in American public life: when a mass shooting occurs, Republicans and conservatives strain to avoid talking about guns, instead offering up explanations and prescriptions that conveniently sidestep the millions of firearms in circulation. Following this weekend’s twin massacres in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, it was more of the same. […]