Archive for Tag: medical marijuana

Democrats insistent on taxing patients’ use of medical marijuana

TRENTON, N.J. – The Assembly voted to expand medical marijuana as legitimate medicine for many illnesses  today, but Democrats aren’t treating it like a regular prescription. Instead, they are taxing it – even though New Jersey’s medical marijuana is already the most expensive in the nation and isn’t covered by...

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Assembly GOP tells Democrats to stop playing politics and pass medical marijuana legislation

TRENTON, N.J. – Democrats have failed to pass legislation helping the nearly 50,000 medical marijuana patients across the state in an attempt to pass recreational marijuana. Assembly Republicans Hal Wirths and John DiMaio are challenging legislative Democrats to act in the interest of constituents who rely on medical marijuana...

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Wirths pens op-ed blasting Dems for failing medical marijuana patients

SPARTA, N.J. – Assemblyman Hal Wirths (R-Sussex) wrote in an op-ed for The Star-Ledger Wednesday criticizing Gov. Phil Murphy and the Democrats for putting legalizing recreational marijuana ahead of medical marijuana. The Democrats’ political machine is failing medical marijuana patients, a Republican legislator says By Hal Wirths, Star-Ledger Guest...

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