US Congressman Steve Cohen Sponsors Medical Marijuana Bill

Tennessee Representative Steve Cohen is sponsoring a medical marijuana bill.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: US Representative for Tennessee’s 9th congressional district Steve Cohen discusses his push for a bipartisan bill that would legalize a compound in marijuana used for treating severe epilepsy.

Should Pot Be Legal?

Jim Hill looks over the marijuana he grows for medical purposes at his farm in Potter Valley, Calif.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: America’s 40-year crawl toward legalization of marijuana is picking up speed. Twenty-six states have taken steps toward legalization, some quite bold. Just last week, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper made one of the biggest moves yet, signing a package of bills addressing how marijuana will be grown, sold, taxed, and used.