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Stories with person: Earl Blumenauer
  • House rejects bid to let VA docs give advice on medical pot 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 7:26 pm

    WASHINGTON - The GOP-controlled House Thursday barely rejected a bid by supporters of medical marijuana to permit veterans to receive information about the drug from their government doctors.

  • Obama's trade agenda draws GOP support in House 
    Updated: Apr-23-15 8:01 pm

    WASHINGTON - Legislation to strengthen President Barack Obama's hand for a new round of trade deals advanced Thursday in the House courtesy of Republicans and over the protests of Democrats, a political role reversal that portends a bruising struggle over passage later this spring.

  • Oregon lawmakers seek federal tax code change for legal pot 
    Updated: Apr-09-15 7:07 pm

    PORTLAND, Oregon - Two members of Oregon's congressional delegation plan to introduce bills that would allow marijuana businesses operating in compliance with state law to take federal deductions on taxes like other small businesses.