Should Cannabis Be Legal in the United States? Politicians and Pundits Weigh In

For the fourth consecutive year, Politicon brought together some of the biggest names in politics and funniest voices in comedy to represent all sides of the political spectrum in this non-partisan event of the year. Politicon is the unconventional political convention fueled with debates, panels, films, comedy, podcasts, and more on the subject of politics. For a full weekend, political enthusiasts join thousands of people in asking these politicians and comedians the toughest questions. Civilized sent Brooke Burgstahler to Politicon to ask some of the most influential political figures, commentators, and comedians these tough questions, including the future of cannabis in the United States. 

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic superstar obsessively derided by Republicans, appeared on the 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' on Thursday to talk about the proposed "Green New Deal," a much-publicized resolution to address climate change and economic instability in the country. The Green New Deal has gotten a great deal of press lately, especially on right-leaning news organizations such as Fox News who claim it will ban everything from air travel to ice cream to cow farts. President Trump had publicly stated his opposition to the resolutions, citing these reasons.

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