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House Rules Committee Expected to Block Veterans Equal Access Amendment for MMJ

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House Rules Committee Expected to Block Veterans Equal Access Amendment for MMJ

 

 

June 6, 2018 – Veteran access to cannabis is being block, once again, by Republicans in the House Rules Committee. They are expected to block Oregon Congressman Earl Blumenauer’s Veterans Equal Access amendment, which would place into law protections for veterans who qualify to access medical marijuana in the legal cannabis states they live in. They are expected to vote today at 3:00pm EST.

 

We received a notice this morning from Nicole L’Esperance, Rep. Blumenauer’s communications director...

 

 

 

 

https://www.occnewspaper.com/house-rules-committee-expected-to-block-veterans-equal-access-amendment-for-mmj/


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Veteran Equal Access Amendment Blocked by House Rules Committee

 

June 6, 2018 – The House GOP lawmakers blocked the Veterans Equal Access amendment from Rep. Earl Blumenauer of Oregon. It becomes redundant when the Republican’s in control of the Congressional committees will not allow cannabis amendments to be introduced on the floor. They are obstructing this well thought out and critical amendment which would allow easier access for Veterans in legal medical marijuana states.  Today the House Rules Committee, chaired by Rep. Pete Sessions (No relation to “Bad People use marijuana AG Jeff Sessions), has not allowed this amendment in recent years. This was expected, as we posted earlier today.

We recently received this Press release from his office.

PRESS RELEASE:

House GOP Leadership Again Turns Its Back on Our Veterans

 Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions Blocks Blumenauer Amendment to Allow VA Doctors to Recommend Medical Marijuana.....

 

 

 

 

 

 

https://www.occnewspaper.com/veteran-equal-access-amendment-blocked-by-house-rules-committee/


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