Ban on Industrial Hemp Results in High Prices and Lost Jobs

Statement of Congressman Ron Paul United States House of Representatives Statement on Hemp History Week May 6, 2010 Madam Speaker, I rise to speak about Hemp History Week. To celebrate the American heritage of growing industrial hemp, the Hemp Industries Association, Vote Hemp, several American manufacturers, and allied companies and …

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Ron Paul on the Legalization of Hemp and Marijuana

Ron Paul talks with Air America’s Richard Greene about the legalization of hemp and marijuana. Download the interview as an MP3 file here (18:45 minutes). Show: Clout! Host: Richard Greene Channel: Air America Date: 5/13/2009 Transcript: Richard Greene: It is my great pleasure to have on the line one of …

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Ron Paul and Barney Frank Introduce Hemp Farming Legislation – HR 1866

A federal bill was introduced yesterday that, if passed into law, would remove restrictions on the cultivation of non-psychoactive industrial hemp. The chief sponsors of HR 1866, “The Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2009,” Representatives Barney Frank (D-MA) and Ron Paul (R-TX), were joined by nine other U.S. House members …

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