Former Anti-Marijuana Congressman And Top Trump Health Official Joins Cannabis Company Board, Documents Show

Tom Price, a former congressman who repeatedly voted against marijuana reform has joined the board of directors of a medical marijuana business in Georgia. As health and human services secretary in the Trump administration, he was empowered to initiate proceedings to formally recognize cannabis’s medical value and reschedule it under federal law—a move he chose not to take. Now, he’s part of an industry that’s generating billions of dollars. Is this a conversion or just regular old American hypocrisy and greed.


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