Statements about Drugs
"Marijuana contains 50 to 70 percent more carcinogenic hydrocarbons than tobacco."
"What is and isn't a Schedule I narcotic is a job for Congress."
Marijuana today is "genetically modified," with THC levels that "far surpass the marijuana" of the 1970s.
Says Colorado food stamp recipients can use ATMs to get cash to buy marijuana.
People on pot "shoot each other ... stab each other ... strangle each other, drive under the influence, kill families."
"In 1916, the U.S. government predicted that by the 1940s all paper would come from hemp and that no more trees would need to be cut down."
"Trey Radel does not even qualify to drive a Lee County school bus at this point, yet he occupies a seat in Congress."
The Foundation for Government Accountability, which supported a Florida law requiring drug testing of welfare recipients, is a "Koch brothers affiliated group."
Florida’s proposed medical marijuana amendment "would make Florida one of the most lenient medical-marijuana states, allowing use for limitless ‘other conditions’ specified by any physician."
"Whether the Amendment passes or not, the medical use of marijuana is a federal criminal offense."
"The 'Denver Post' has actually hired an editor to promote pot."
Florida’s proposed amendment for medical marijuana would allow "people who alleged minor ailments such as muscle spasms, neck pain, back pain and even menstrual cramps (to qualify) for government-sanctioned pot-smoking."
"Eighty percent of the antibiotics in this country are fed to livestock."
"Nobody's addicted to" marijuana.
Marijuana is "less toxic" than alcohol.
Says al Qaeda has camps with the drug cartels in Mexico.
Every day, "about 100 people will be arrested for possession of marijuana in Georgia."
In annual surveys of Rhode Island communities that receive Drug Free community grants, many report that more than 50 percent of youth surveyed do not think daily marijuana use poses any serious risk of harm.
"Lots of studies seem to indicate that minors find it very easy to get marijuana, easier than to get alcohol."
"Eighty percent of those who have applied for licenses have no cancer, no Parkinson's disease or glaucoma. They have nothing you would associate [with] the use of medical marijuana."
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