Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) on Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ #marijuana policy change: “I will be holding all nominations for the Department of Justice. The people of Colorado deserve answers.”
Prior to Jeff Sessions’ Attorney General confirmation, then Senator Sessions told Senator Cory Gardner (R. CO) that he had no plans to reverse the Cole Memorandum and that marijuana was not going to be on President Trump’s agenda.
Other Notable Session Quotes:
“Marijuana is only slightly less awful than heroin.”
About Ku Klux Klan members, Sessions said, “I used to think they’re ok,” until learning that some were “pot smokers,” according to sworn statements by civil rights attorneys who worked with Sessions. Sessions, in response, said he was only joking.
…About as funny as the Cole Memo.
Maria Calabrese, Founder & CEO