Democrat — MO 2nd District

Issues & News

Civil Liberties and the War on Terrorism

Summary:  We want security. We value liberty. The difficult part is figuring out a way to defend our nation without sacrificing our freedoms. We need to constantly remember this when it comes to the federal government’s fight against terrorism. More often, civil liberties are too quickly sacrificed. We need Congress committed to investigating the abuses […]

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Marijuana Laws

Summary: I am for states allowing the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes. I am also in favor of allowing states the right to allow the regulated use of marijuana for recreational use. The problem is with Congress’ refusal to update the Controlled Substances Act. Under federal law, marijuana is still classified as a “Schedule […]

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