Connect with us
[the_ad_placement id="manual-placement"]

Politics

Podcast: Dem House leader: Pass medical marijuana and move on to other key issues

Published

on

Rep. Robert Johnson, D-Natchez (credit: Mississippi House of Representatives)

Rep. Robert Johnson, D-Natchez, the House minority leader, tells Mississippi Today’s Bobby Harrison and Geoff Pender it is time to focus on spending the $1.8 billion in federal American Rescue Plan funds on pressing state needs such as health care, aid for essential workers, broadband, water and sewer. To do that, he said, a special session is needed to quickly deal with legalizing medical marijuana.

Listen to more episodes of The Other Side here.

This article first appeared on Mississippi Today and is republished here under a Creative Commons license.

Continue Reading

Copyright © 2021 Vicksburg Daily News.

Vicksburg Daily News