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Poll: Charlie Crist Headed To Blowout In Fla.'s Dem. Primary
Heading into next Tuesday's Democratic primary in Florida's governor's race, the question is not whether Charlie Crist will win, but by how much.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
OP-ED: Heaven help us if Perry holds nation's fate
Cynthia E. Ayers' letter of Aug. 11 about Congressman Scott Perry's commentary on "the biggest national security threat we face" is troubling for three reasons.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Representative Perry tours bus facility in York
Congressman Scott Perry made a stop in York County on Wednesday as part of the National Federation of Independent Businesses Small Business Challenge.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Florida lawmakers to reconvene to redraw congressional maps
Florida lawmakers will reconvene on Thursday in a hastily called special legislative session to redraw congressional maps that a judge has found unconstitutional, a ruling that raises the possibility of election delays in upcoming midterm races.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
St. Augustine Record
Florida Legislature plans quick fix for districts
The Republican-controlled Florida Legislature laid out plans Monday to move ahead quickly and make minimal changes to congressional districts declared illegal by a state judge.
GovTrack: Medical marijuana bill has 3 percent chance
Federal legislation that would reclassify marijuana extracts to treat epileptic seizures has an 8 percent chance of clearing the committee level and a 3 percent chance of passing, according to GovTrack.us , a non-partisan government transparency website.
Editorial: Medical marijuana:The next gay marriage?
The idea of allowing equal marriage rights for same-sex couples was resisted for decades -- actually centuries.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Times recommends: Sheldon for attorney general
Two Democrats, both with legislative experience, are vying for the opportunity to face Attorney General Pam Bondi in the November election.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
The York Daily Record
White roses and thorns
WHITE ROSES >> To Officer Dennis Brillhart of Southwestern Regional Police for being named York County Police Officer of the Year by the York County Police Heritage Museum.
World News Report
Cannabis Legalization Efforts in Congress Motivate Crown Baus Capital ...
BOCA RATON, FL, USA, August 1, 2014 / EINPresswire.com / -- August 1, 2014 BEVERLY HILLS, California -- July 31, 2014 -- Crown Baus Capital Corp .
Dad Says New Medical Marijuana Bill Isn't Enough
Earlier this week, Congressman Scott Perry, R - Pennsylvania, filed a bill that would remove therapeutic hemp and cannabidiol, also known as CBD, from the definition of marijuana under federal law.
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Hemp, Inc. Applauds U.S. House of Representatives Efforts in Medical...
Hemp, Inc. is pleased to congratulate the United States House of Representatives and Senate for their efforts in legislating for medical cannabis reform in order to treat critical ailments around the country.
The York Daily Record
Perry takes a baby step on medical marijuana
Left to right Kaitlyn, mother Deb and Anna Knecht, 11, of Mechanisburg, during the press conference with U.S. Reo.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Residency questions arise over attorney general candidate Sheldon
"For him to stay in the race, he has to satisfy the legal requirement of being a resident," said his opponent in the Aug. 26 primary, House Democratic Leader Rep. Perry Thurston of Fort Lauderdale.
Pot, pensions, gerrymandering and Funyuns: Sen. Mike Folmer shares his thoughts with PennLive
Sen. Mike Folmer , R-Lebanon County stopped by the PennLive office Thursday to talk about everything from medical cannabis to the taxing of corn-based onion-flavored snacks.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
July 29: Today's newspaper
From left, Kaitlyn, mother Deb and Anna Knecht, 11, of Mechanisburg, attend press conference with U.S. Rep. Scott Perry at John Rudy Park in East Manchester Township on Monday supporting the "Charlotte's Web Medical Hemp Act 2014".
Updated: Perry to remove name from November House ballot
Rep. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, announced Tuesday he will remove himself from the Nov. 4 House of Representatives ballot, making that a wide-open race for the half-dozen West Texas residents who have expressed interest in replacing him.
How will your legislators vote on Perry's medical marijuana bill? Some in midstate remain wary
Mechanicsburg residents Mark and Deb Knecht, in khakis and floral scarf, talk with Philip Gattone, president and CEO of the National Epilepsy Foundation, Monday after a press conference in which Rep. Scott Perry announced legislation to legalize a form of marijuana treatment for seizures.
Congressman introduces bill to legalize marijuana oil
Although the bill, called the "Charlotte's Web Medical Hemp Act of 2014," does not legalize all forms of marijuana [ Penn Live report] for medical use, it does remove CBD oil and therapeutic hemp from the federal definition of marijuana in the Controlled Substances Act.