Sen. Brownback withdrew from the Republican primary on October 19, 2007. Prior to his withdrawal, Sen. Brownback had publicly stated that he would continue raiding and arresting seriously ill patients who use medical marijuana with approval from their doctors and state law.
What Sen. Brownback Has Done:
Brownback has neither cosponsored nor voted on any legislation specifically addressing medical marijuana.
What Sen. Brownback Has Said:
On June 5, 2007, in Manchester, New Hampshire, former Maryland statehouse delegate Don Murphy asked Sen. Brownback if he would end the federal raids on cancer patients who use medical marijuana. Sen. Brownback responded, “I haven’t supported the legalisation of marijuana to be used. We have oth