Republican candidate Rand Paul raises money at Colorado cannabis event. Say what?

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It’s the first time a presidential candidate has been involved with a cannabis industry event, let alone of the Republican party. What’s up Rand Paul?

Jul 4, 2015

DENVER, CO – JUNE 29: Sen. Rand Paul, GOP presidential candidate addresses his supporters during a campaign event June 29, 2015 at Choppers Sports Bar & Grill. (Photo By John Leyba/The Denver Post)

In a move that has us all wondering what is happening with America’s two-party system, Rand Paul, the presidential candidate of the Republican party, held a fundraising event in conjunction with a cannabis industry event.

Huh?

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It doesn’t have to be said that this is the first time anything of this sort has occurred, Democrat or Republican, and we can’t say we’re not pleased. Paul offers a sketch of an explanation:

“If we become the party of the entire Bill of Rights, if we become the party that believes in the Sixth Amendment as much as the Second Amendment, we are going to win every election.”

Smart move by a smart man? Regardless, we are in full support of this!

 

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Jul 4, 2015