Louisiana Senate Candidate Smokes Blunt in Campaign Ad

Gary Chambers Jr., a Baton Rouge native running for a U.S. Senate seat in Louisiana, took the internet by storm, kicking off his political campaign with an ad where he smokes a blunt on camera and highlights the impact cannabis prohibition has on communities of color.

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Political & Corporate Lobbying Influences Emerge in Cannabis

Two new lobbying coalitions have emerged recently in the cannabis legalization movement, sparking some support, some backlash and mounting skepticism. One is backed by the Koch family and conservative thinktanks and another by the tobacco and alcohol industries.

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