Former Vice President Joe Biden appears to have a prohibitive lead in the Democratic Primary. His likely place on top of the ticket has divided cannabis notables, since he’s one of the few candidates to oppose legalization.
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- Notably, Steve DeAngelo tweeted that he has “seen the repeated sell out of the cannabis freedom movement by the Dems. They say nice things during the election, then act like Republicans when they win.”
- Veteran cannabis journalist David Bienenstock responded that he’d be voting against Trump because he fears “Real Capital F Fascism.”
- Bienenstock previously wrote a Leafly story headlined “Joe Biden’s drug war record is so much worse than you think.”
This week Biden said he would legalize, and then corrected himself.