GOP House Backs State Medical Marijuana Laws
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. House says the federal government should not interfere when it comes to state laws that allow the use of medical marijuana.
The 219-189 vote in the GOP-controlled House came early this morning as lawmakers debated a bill funding the Justice Department's budget.
California Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, the Republican who wrote the amendment, says "Public opinion is shifting.
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