Stephen Harper Calls Marijuana ‘Infinitely Worse’ than Tobacco

Conservative leader condemns drug traffickers, who profit off ‘destroying people’s health’

Conservative Leader Stephen Harper expressed his vehement opposition to marijuana once again, calling it “infinitely worse” than tobacco at a campaign stop in Montreal on Saturday.

“Tobacco is a product that does a lot of damage. Marijuana is infinitely worse and it’s something that we do not want to encourage,” Harper said.

He made the remarks in response to a reporter’s question about why he was so bothered by marijuana, given that tobacco and alcohol are regulated and many use pot legally for medicinal purposes.

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