Jeb Bush admits ’40 years ago I smoked marijuana’

At the Republican debate, Carly Fiorina said she ‘buried a child to drug addiction’ as the GOP presidential candidates discussed cannabis use and states’ rights

entucky senator Rand Paul put more traditional conservatives on the defensive during the CNN GOP presidential candidates’ debate on Wednesday night, framing a fierce defence of cannabis use and states’ rights.

“There is at least one prominent example of someone who’s said they’ve smoked [weed]in high school,” Paul said. “I would like to see more rehabilitation and less incarceration.”

“But the bottom line is … we say we support the 10th amendment until we start talking about this.” He also said the war on drugs had led to “a racial outcome”.

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