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Cory Booker's Public Statements on Issue: Marijuana

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11/04/2021 Tweet - "It's long past time to end the federal prohibition on marijuana, enact criminal justice reforms, & invest in communities hurt by the War on Drugs. That's why @SenBooker , @RonWyden , & I are working to pass our Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act."
11/04/2021 Tweet - "The War on Drugs has been a war on people--NY is taking an important step to address its harms I'm working with @SenBooker and @RonWyden to pass our Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act to end marijuana prohibition & undo the harms of the War on Drugs at the federal level"
10/08/2021 Letter to Merrick Garland, Attorney General - Booker, Warren Call of DOJ to Decriminalize Cannabis
07/14/2021 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript: Interview with Cory Booker
06/22/2021 Letter to the Hon. Richard Shelby, Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, the Hon. Cindy Hyde-Smith, Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and Government, the Hon. Chris Van Hollen, Chair of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, and the Hon. Patrick Leahy - Rosen Leads Colleagues in Calls to Provide Resources, Millions in Support to Nevada Small Businesses
02/22/2021 Booker Statement on Governor Murphy Signing Historic Adult-use Cannabis Reform Bills into Law
02/01/2021 Booker, Wyden, Schumer Joint Statement on Cannabis Reform Legislation
02/01/2021 Booker, Wyden, Schumer Joint Statement on Cannabis Reform Legislation
12/11/2019 Letter to the Hon. Alex Azar, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Hon. Uttam Dhillon, Acting Admin. of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Hon. James Carroll, Dir. of the Office of National Drug Control Policy - Harris, Senators Request Update from Federal Agencies on Progress Towards Issuing Long-Delayed Licensing of Marijuana Manufacturing for Research Purposes
11/21/2019 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: "Interview with Sen. Cory Booker"
11/20/2019 Booker Statement on Marijuana Legalization Mark-up
11/20/2019 Booker Marijuana Provisions Pass House Judiciary Committee
06/27/2019 Booker Introduces Bill to Remove Marijuana from List of Deportable Offenses
06/18/2019 Letter to the Hon. William Barr, Attorney General of the United States, and the Hon. Kevin McAleenan, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security - Senators Call on DOJ and DHS to Stop Implementation of Guidance Denying Citizenship Over Cannabis-related Activities
05/02/2019 PBS "News Hours" - Transcript: Interview with Former Sen. Cory Booker
03/22/2019 Booker Statement on New Jersey's Efforts to Legalize Marijuana
02/28/2019 Booker, Lee, Khanna Introduce Landmark Marijuana Justice Bill
01/01/2019 Issue Position: Criminal Justice
05/23/2018 Merkley Cosponsors Landmark Bill to End Federal Prohibition of Marijuana
05/22/2018 Harris Becomes Fourth Senate Cosponsor of Landmark Bill to End Federal Prohibition of Marijuana
04/19/2018 Sanders Becomes Third Senate Cosponsor of Booker's Landmark Bill to End Federal Prohibition of Marijuana
02/15/2018 Gillibrand Becomes Second Senate Cosponsor of Landmark Bill to End Federal Prohibition of Marijuana
02/14/2018 Gillibrand Announces Support For Landmark Legislation To Legalize Marijuana, Help Reverse Decades Of Failed Drug Policies That Disproportionately Hurt Communities Of Color And Low-Income Communities
02/12/2018 Letter to the Hon. Thad Cochran, Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee and the Hon. Patrick Leahy, Vice Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Respect State Marijuana Laws
01/25/2018 Letter to President Donald Trump - Senators Murray, Cantwell, Bipartisan Colleagues Urge President Trump to Keep Campaign Promise on State Marijuana Laws

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