Friday Aug 22
Amid Fed Funding Criticism, Anti-Pot Advocates Cancel Summit
A nonprofit group has canceled plans to host an anti-drug summit in Madras, Oregon after it was alleged that federal funds would be used to help pay for a prominent anti-legalization advocate to attend the event, reports The Oregonian.
Anti-marijuana crusader says he isn't campaigning in Oregon on taxpayer money
Kevin Sabet, speaking before the National Association of Drug Court Professionals in Anaheim, Calif., this May, will be in Oregon this fall.
Former congressman to keynote at symposium
Kennedy has been an advocate for those affected by depression and bipolar disorder.
"The Sunday Political Brunch" - by Mark Curtis August 17, 2014
There is a flurry of last minute campaign ads - many of them negative - and, as always, lots of endorsements.
Cape Cod Times
Ex-Rep. Patrick Kennedy stumps for Angel Taveras in RI
Former Congressman Patrick Kennedy stumped for gubernatorial hopeful Angel Taveras on Tuesday and took a jab at one his opponents, saying Rhode Island needs a governor with political experience, not just a fresh face.
Former Rep. Patrick Kennedy Stumps for Some Rhode Island Candidates
"He's a fresh face, who's got a lot on the ball and I think he's going to be the kind of person we need in that General Treasurer's office," said former Rep. Patrick Kennedy.
The Quite Hilarious GrassIsNotGreener.com Campaign Against Marijuana Legalisation
There's a moment of some joyous hilarity today as an organisation calling itself "GrassIsNotGreener.com" takes out an ad in the New York Times opposing that newspaper's editorial line that the time has come to legalise marijuana.