WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-CA, and Rep. Sam Farr, D-CA, have written to the House Appropriations Committee urging it to assure their amendment barring the federal government from enforcing marijuana laws in states where the drug is legal for medicinal purposes remains in effect after Dec. 9 when the current funding bill expires.
Rohrabacher, Outraged by Pentagon Demand, Pledges Help to Guardsmen
WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher on Monday expressed outrage over reports that the Department of Defense is demanding repayment of bonuses, plus interest, that at least 10,000 California National Guardsmen were paid, at sums reaching $15,000, for re-enlisting at the outset of the Iraq war.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher on Tuesday made the following comment regarding the ruling by the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in the case of U.S. v. McIntosh, which affirms that the federal government must observe budget restrictions on prosecution of medical marijuana cases in states where the treatment is legal:
WASHINGTON – Concerning the decision this week by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration not to remove marijuana from the Schedule One list of dangerous controlled substances, despite mounting evidence of its benefits for those who suffer from several maladies, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher released the following statement:
WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher and Rep. Duncan Hunter, two California Republicans, on Monday wrote to the secretary of defense and the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff urging them to provide sufficient military support to stop the Taliban’s advance in Afghanistan.
WASHINGTON – Concerning the demand by Turkish president Racep Tayyip Erdogan that the U.S. Government return Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen to his custody, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, released the following statement:
WASHINGTON – Concerning the horrible event in Nice, France, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, released the following statement:
WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, called on the overseer of the Voice of America to initiate native-language broadcasting to the Baloch people living in Iran, Pakistan, and Afghanistan.
“Self-determination is not a dead issue. By wresting control of its own destiny, Britain is trying to make itself Great again.
Last night’s ruckus on the floor was an infantile display that robbed the House of the decorum necessary to do the people’s business. The rules or order are there to protect honest debate and efficient use of Members’ time and resources.