McConnell: Time to Legalize Hemp

It doesn't mean what you think it means

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff

Posted Feb 15, 2013 5:09 PM CST

(Newser) – Mitch McConnell is making a lot of headlines for throwing his support yesterday behind a push to legalize hemp. But he's talking the industrial variety—a farm crop with nowhere near the potency of its marijuana cousin, reports NBC News. McConnell thinks Kentucky farmers...   Read full story »

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